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Libertarianism is an ideological belief of freedom of thought and action. It advocates a radical redistribution of power and defends each person's right to life, liberty, and property. This philosophy includes anarchism, minarchism, libertarian socialism, right-libertarianism and left-libertarianism with their distinct ideologies.
Bob KephartHere are answers from FAQ Farmers:Bob Kephart was one of the great heroes of the modern libertarian movement, although most libertarians don't know it.Years ago Roy Childs told me that Bob Kephart was one of the most important people in the modern libertarian movement, owing to his tirele…
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A movement is an effort by many people aimed at a common goal. Since the 1970's, there have been people in the U.S. (and now around the world) who define themselves as part of a "libertarian movement."Most loosely defined, their common goal is more human freedom. More specifically, libertarians advo…
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Answer Objectivism is the philosophical system originated by 20th Century novelist-philosopher Ayn Rand. In an "about the author" appendix to the novel Atlas Shrugged, she summarized: "My philosophy, in essence, is the concept of man as a heroic being, with his own happiness as the moral purpos…
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The definition of freedom differs depending on who you ask. Sartre claimed that we are all completely free 100% of the time. We are free to choose what ever course of action we like. We might not think we are free to kill for example because we could go to prison. Sartre contends that this is only a…
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Freedom is an ambiguous term which means very different things to various people in various times and places. Personally, I believe freedom has two main components: The freedom from the exercise of arbitrary power against you. That is, people cannot simply do what they want against you with your per…
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It can be defined as followed. Loss of Belief in the abolition of all government laws.
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"Property is theft," comes from the original French, "la propri�t�, c'est le vol!" This quote is from French anarchist Pierre-Joseph Proudhon. The basic idea is that those who own the most property were assumed to oppress those with the least to get it. This is the base of the Mutualist ideolog…
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Radical Freedom: a kind of freedom that is endless, untouchable...some one with radical freedom character will do anything to benefit themselves no matter what the cost, or who it effects. This kind of freedom can be used for good and for bad. if they choose to use it for bad the person my seem ver…
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The May Fourth Movement is where workers,manufacturers, shopkeepers, and professionals joined the cause. Their goal was to establish a strong modern nation.
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don't go onto answers.com because they don't have any answers to anying.
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A humanist is someone who places value on human beings, both individually and collectively. They prefer to see evidence and think critically rather than to follow religious beliefs.
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Norway is considered the most democratic country in the world according to the 2010 Economist Intelligence Unit.
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Well basically, the 18th Century age of Enlightenment and reason gave rise to Liberal Humanistic Ideas. Liberals are of the opinion that the right must be given priority over the 'good'.... Liberalism advocates egalitarianism. In other words, our whole system of individual rights is justified becaus…
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A libertarian is a person who believes in the doctrine of free will. It is also known as classical liberal perspective for individual well-being, prosperity, and social harmony.
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give main powers to the central government. the non-central government only have the power given to them by the central government. examples: france china
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A unitary governmental system employs governance by a single source. All power in the nation stems from the central government.
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During an interview piece I heard, he did not deny that description of his political views.
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Liberalization is a political trend in which classical liberal policies are adopted, such policies are privatization of public industries. Conservatives and American Libertarians tend to support Economic Liberalization, while Modern Liberals tend to support the opposite: Nationalization of industrie…
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Maximal personal libertyThe libertarian believes that the government that governs least, governs best. He believes in maximum personal liberty and minimum government coercion and intrusion in the everyday lives of citizens. The libertarian believes in small government, especially at the federal leve…
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An example of success is achieving your goals. It can also be graduating from school, becoming a parent, or getting a good job.
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The Statue of Liberty, or Liberty Enlightening the People, was given to America from France in 1885 but completed in 1886.
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britian was a brutally controlling government at the time and as explorers found these new lands and wanted seperation from the british government, their yearn for freedom created the American Revolution
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Answer Answer There is no amendment to the US Constitution that provides a guarantee to Health Coverage. . I'd add that health care should not be a federal issue for sure because the Constitution doesn't discuss it. "General welfare" does not cover this: If "general welfare" were to be used …
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It is the philosophy that a person has the absolute rights to their own person. That they are free to do what they wish as long as it does not harm another person. A libertarian advocates "liberty" (freedom from restrictions), especially with regard to conduct. Modern libertarianism conflicts with…
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Answer No but the United States was originally founded as a Libertarian state. The term was not yet coined but the basic principles were the same. Over the years various politicians have transformed the U.S. government and entwined socialist principles so the United States is the closest to havin…
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civil libertarians believe most specifically that goverment should regulate as few aspects of our lives as are absolutely necessary.what should governments do?
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The city government is divided into the usual three branches: executive, legislative, and judicial. However, the judicial is really part of the state court system, since regular state courts have jurisdiction in Chicago. Chicago is divided in 50 wards. ⃣SPLASHBROS
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Because of the law of separation of church and state. people may complain about it anyway because they believe its unfair to the people who believe in Allah and Buddha and other religions. But at the same time those who do wish to remove it are in accordance to the original constitution. The constit…
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The flag is a piece of fabric that reflects a country because of its distinctive design. There is a flag called crossed flag which means there are two or more countries allies in one goal or vision, it does not matter which side is higher than the other.
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He is current not on anywhere. He left the airwaves after winning a legal battle with his Oregon-based Talk Radio Network employer.
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broad: showing or characterized by broad-mindedness; "a broad political stance"; "generous and broad sympathies"; "a liberal newspaper"; "tolerant of his opponent's opinions"having political or social views favoring reform and progresstolerant of change; not bound by authoritarianism, orthodoxy, or …
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Greece is known for it's beautiful beaches and seas, a variety of foods (olives, feta cheese, souvlakis),it's ancient culture, the Greek Gods, the Greek philosophers, the Spartans and Alexander the Great.
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Libertarians don't believe that the government should be interfering with privately performed marriages, so in a sense, yes, they are open to same-sex marriage. Libertarians who are not are hypocrites. Libertarians are in favor of personal rights, which includes gay rights.
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In October,1947 the HUAC or the House Committee on Un-American Activities summoned a number of persons working in the H'wood entertainment industry to appear before it on charges of being Communist sympathizers & that it posed a serious threat to the values of America.The HUAC had its main inten…
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Most civil servants include those who work for the public to maintain safety - police, fire department personnel, etc.
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The Hollywood ten refused to answer questions in court about associations they had with communist groups. They were charged with contempt of court, and received a jail sentence. Although the Hollywood ten were blacklisted, some of them were able to work on Hollywood productions under different names…
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Libertarians essentially are for little government intervention, no taxes, and personal freedom. The state which has the strongest Libertarian Party membership is the state of New Hampshire. Following in descending order are Idaho, South Dakota, Washington, Montana, Alaska and the District of Columb…
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They believe in themselves, in the power of the truth, honesty. Civil libertarians are different than Libertarians. Libertarians are people who believe in the Libertarian political philosophy, while Civil Libertarians are people who are concerned with Civil Liberties inside a society, regardless of…
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No, cancer is a very real, life threatening disease. No, Cancer is REAL. It effects everyday people. I was effected by cancer twice, once at 6 and then at 8. Why would anyone think any different. It is unfair, hurtful and calas to suggest other wise. By calling cancer a 'scam' you are ignoring and…
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he won support of the south by establishing washinton dc
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Many people are coming to the understanding that a there is a false left-right paradigm making the USA work as a two party state, where the difference between the two parties is so minimal they might as well be just one party. This strategy is outlined in Carrol Quigley's "Tragedy and hope". In thi…
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They gave it to the U.S as a gift.
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Answer: For the same reason that every other country on this planet that has ever existed is corrupt... Because humans exist.
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the Jews were the main people killed in the holocaust. some gypsies were killed but mainly the Jews
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TO ask the government to change its laws, actions, and words.
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Each person has their own morals and values and especially each country. I never let a question go unanswered, but because I cant answer this if you want you can message me with something more specific I'd be glad to answer!
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Moderates basically hold there is truth and falsehood on both sides. (Which, humans being human, is inevitable.) Moderates seem inclined to believe they are able to sift the two sides of an argument and the result is more truth than falsehood. How they came by this gift is a mystery. Boiled down to…
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Two major parties... Republican and Democrats...but also their is a third known as the 'Third Party', these consist of the communist party, socialist party, the green-tea party, and others that people usually vote for in order to 'waste their vote' because they don't like either candidates for the p…
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food 20% oxygen 20% water 30% shelter 5% clothes 5%
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His wife is First Lady Michelle Robinson Obama. He has two daughters; Malia Ann born in 1998 and Natasha (Sasha) born in 2001. He has a half-sister (Maya) on his mother's side from Indonesia, and six half-brothers and their children in Kenya where his father was originally from and where he returned…
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Some advantages of libertarianism include less public unrest because people have more chances of choosing what they want to do in their way of life. One disadvantage however is that people become harder to control if they share different viewpoints.
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no, he is a republican.
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Democratic Republicans
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In an democracy, the means do not justify the ends. Even if a certain end is considered beneficial to the country, the people still have to be consulted.
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Civil servants are employees of the government who are neither elected nor appointed.
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MLK was in April of 1968 and RFK was shot on June 5 1968 and died on June 6.
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The Pros were that Fidel Castro threw out a thoroughly corrupt Government along with a lot of US gangsters. The cons were numerous, not the least of which was the institution of an unproductive communist state on Cuba.
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Economic liberalism refers to a belief in the market as a self-regulating mechanism that tends naturally to deliver general prosperity and opportunities for all. In view of the market’s tendency towards long-run equilibrium, such economic thinking implies very limited state interven…
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There are many possible sets of characteristics.
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Segregation of the races entailed two different worlds for American citizens. Many black only towns sprang up with their own businesses, especially in the South. Northern blacks who were traveling to the south during the Jim Crow era, knew where boarding houses and black owned restaurants were locat…
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prosecution,fines and/or prison
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Foreign policy is the practices associated with a government's handling foreign nations. Nations can change their foreign policies at any time with the right votes.
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When fewer votes are cast farther down a ballot it is known as ballot fatigue. This happens mainly when the ballots are complex, and the higher-ranking offices are located at the top of the ballot.
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They believed that Germans and Aryans were the master race hurt by Jews.They wanted to get trid of the Jews and create a empire that would last a thousand years.GOD LOVES ALL!!!!!
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Anarchists believed governments and laws are not necessary and hold that countries that are self governed are best. They rebel against authority. The State is considered undesirable and harmful. Schools of Anarchism vary from extreme individualism to absolute collectivism.
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No individual or specific group controls the world.
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Vermont was a territory that abolished slavery in 1777, but technically Pennsylvania was the first STATE to abolish slavery, doing so in 1780.
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Because Mexico And Native Americans owned the land before the Americans came around
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Communism divides people into haves (governing), and have nots (workers). It is a highly restrictive form of government that does not promote equality nor liberty as many see or wish it to have. It is a totalitarian doctrine that puts the greater portion of a society into submission for purposes of …
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The freedom of expression is when people could publicly criticize the established political system without fear of being arrested. -------------or------------- freedom of expression is limited by what Censorship--APEX APEXVS.COM
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Entitlements and interest payments are two budgetar barriers to creating new policy initiatives in United States politics.
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The votes of women changed politics only slightly because many women were still dependent on the values and opinions of men. In recent times the votes of women have encouraged consideration of aspects like child care and health care.
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Henry David Thoreauâ??s â??On Civil Disobedienceâ?? has had a long and far reaching impact. Leaders like John F. Kennedy and Martin Luther King admit to being influenced by the work. In addition, American writers like Sinclair Lewis and Ernest Hemingway also drew inspiration from it.
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There are three branches of the American government. The legislative, executive, and judicial branches. The legislative branch holds the senate and the house of Representatives. The executive branch holds the chief executive, the chief diplomat, the chief legislator, the commander-in-chief of armed …
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A cost comparison matching equal units of cost for brevity, clarity and simplicity.
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His current statements are that he is not opposed to gay marriage and he has become aligned with the Libertarian's view on marriage. However, he was the author of DOMA (Defense of Marriage Act) which is a federal law defining marriage as the union of one man and one woman.
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Many countries have been colonizers in world history. Britain was one of the most prolific colonizers. They colonized much of the world.
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No, but it wouldn't be hard to come up with some.It would be something on the order of "the evil government banned the only product we make and we had to go out of business because of it."Which sounds GREAT until you realize the government always gives you at least a little time to come up with an a…
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A conservative authoritarianism means absolute obedience to authority but with some reservations. There is questioning of the authority up to a certain extent.
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The Stamp Act (1765) affected all of the American colonies by taxing paper goods, which had to have a revenue stamp affixed. This wa a direct tax that the colonists protested as being enacted without their representation or benefit.
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In short, Libertarians believe the government should never violate an individuals rights (socially liberal), and should be extremely limited its power, especially in regards to the economy (economically conservative). Carried forward, Libertarians generally support gay rights, a woman's right to ch…
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As Henry Wadsworth Longfellow's poem says, his historic cry was, "To arms, to arms! The British are coming, the British are coming!".
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I think that you probably mean 'Patriotism'.
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Charlotte Despard was one of three women who formed the Women's Freedom League. She campaigned strongly in favor of women having the same voting rights as men.
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The Republican and Libertarian parties differ on a variety of freedom issues. These would include: Open immigration (Republicans oppose/Libertarians support) Drug legalization (Republicans oppose/Libertarians support) Prostitution (Republicans want it illegal/Libertarians want it legal) Iraq Wa…
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Anyone who is registered to vote in West Virginia can vote in the primary election. It does not matter whether a person is Independent, Republican, or Democrat at the time of voting.
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one person must be delegent; a person must learn how to sacrifice; a person with objectivity; a person which is comprehensive; and the one who have self-confidence and be a complete.... I hope my answer can gave you an idea;because it is just an idea ....<3
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