The right and ability to act and express oneself in a freely chosen manner

Liberty, in politics, consists of the social, political and economic freedoms to which all community members are entitled. In philosophy, liberty involves free will as contrasted with determinism. In theology, liberty is freedom from the effects of, "sin, spiritual servitude, [or] worldly ties".

  • Democracy - Form of government where the power is exercised directly or indirectly by a majority of the citizens
  • Dispute Resolution, Alternative - Methods of resolving disputes between individuals or groups without using the State courts
  • Drugs, War on - Legislation and enforcement actions against substances that are deemed to be addictive or otherwise dangerous

The introductory paragraph uses material from the Wikipedia article "Liberty" as of 18 Jun 2018, which is released under the Creative Commons Attribution-Share-Alike License 3.0.