Libertarian

What is a libertarian?

Libertarians seek to maximize human freedom and eliminate coercion in personal or economic matters. They advocate “self-government,” that is, people who govern themselves. Government, to the extent it exists at all, should be limited to protecting individuals from harm. Otherwise, libertarians embrace individual responsibility, voluntary community and private charity. They also tolerate diverse lifestyles, defend civil liberties, and support the free exchange of goods, services and ideas.

Famous libertarians include economist and philosopher Friedrich Hayek, journalist Rose Wilder Lane, and entertainer Penn Jillette.

“The number one responsibility for each of us is to change ourselves, with hope that others will follow.” — Ron Paul, Congressional Farewell Speech

Ready to take the latest test for Libertarians?

The Human Respect Test is designed for Libertarians just like you to measure if your beliefs are Respectful or Coercive.

Take The Test

Take the World's Smallest Political Quiz

Answer 10 questions and get your political character type.

Take Quiz

Learn More About Libertarianism

The Austrian School of Economics

Libertarians seek to maximize human freedom and eliminate coercion in personal or economic matters. They advocate “self-government,” that is, people who govern themselves.

Read More

What Is a Libertarian?

Libertarians seek to maximize human freedom and eliminate coercion in personal or economic matters. They advocate “self-government,” that is, people who govern themselves.

Read More

Password Reset Confirmation

If an account matching the email you entered was found, you will receive an email with a link to reset your password.

The Advocates for Self-Government

Login

Create an account to track your results. We're a nonprofit. Quizzes are free.

Forgot your password?

Take the world's smallest political quiz.