Freedom is when you are free of any restraints.The condition of being free of restraints.Safe, no worries, and speech 1. Political independence 2. Exemption from the arbitrary exercise of authority in the performance of a specific action; civil liberty: freedom of assembly. Freedom is when you are not own by a person,place, or thing, you can do anything you want except break the laws,because if you do you were lose some of your freedom
"While the revolt did not succeed in gaining Puerto Rican independence, it did succeed in winning some changes in Puerto Rico. Among these was the abolition of slavery in 1871. Spain finally conceded more rights and powers to Puerto Rico under the Autonomous Charter of 1897. Puerto Rican business got what it wanted -- a greater share in the exploitation of Puerto Rican workers and peasants and control of its foreign trade."