Debates within libertarianism
Libertarianism is variously defined by sources. There is no general consensus among scholars on the definition nor on how one should use the term as a historical category. Scholars generally agree tha...
Libertarian perspectives on abortion
Libertarians promote individual liberty and seek to minimize the role of the state. In the abortion debate some libertarians support legal access to abortion as part of their general support for indiv...
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Libertarian perspectives on the death penalty
Most libertarians believe that the capital punishment (death penalty) is an extreme exertion of state power and is of little use in a free society, while it is of great use to a tyrannical government....
Libertarian perspectives on foreign intervention
Libertarian perspectives on foreign intervention started as a reaction to the Cold War mentality of military interventionism promoted by conservatives like William F. Buckley which had supplanted Old ...
Libertarian perspectives on immigration
The current Libertarian Party (US) Platform states that Libertarians are prepared to welcome refugees, and the LP works against discriminatory policies. In addition it states that a free market requir...
Libertarian perspectives on inheritance
Most libertarians believe individuals should have complete freedom of determination of their property's fate after death (once all open contracts have been settled). Therefore any degree of inheritan...
Libertarian perspectives on intellectual property
Libertarians have differing opinions on the validity of intellectual property.
The Libertarian Party of Canada takes "a moderate approach to patents and copyrights", calling for "a careful review ...
Libertarian perspectives on LGBT rights
Libertarian perspectives on LGBT rights illustrate how libertarian individuals and political parties have applied the libertarian philosophy to the subject of lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender (...
Libertarian perspectives on natural resources
There are differing views among libertarians regarding natural resources, especially land.Some libertarians view the use of natural resources by one person as a limitation on the equal rights of other...
Non-voting
Non-voting is a strategy employed by various radical libertarians and anarchists who wish to promote a free society yet who view voting to be either unethical or impractical.
In support for this n...
Libertarian perspectives on political alliances
Libertarian perspectives on political alliances vary greatly, with controversies among libertarians as to which alliances are acceptable or useful to the movement.Many libertarians are political allie...
Libertarian perspectives on revolution
Libertarian perspectives on revolution include the disparate views held by various libertarians on the desirability of creating fundamental change in power or organizational structures in a relatively...