Not sure, how free do you think the people in turkey or Venezuela feel with all their cash?
Way I see it is Freedom directly translates as the ability to not be materially affected by arbitrary or unilaterally decisions by someone or something else.
I could move to France tomorrow because I have £100 in my pocket and the flight costs the same. But I wake up tomorrow and the government has implemented another quantitive easing programme. My £100 is now only worth £80 and I can’t move.
Had it been in Crypto I’d have been fine (ignoring volatility which is a feature not a bug for now)