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".

  • Militarism - A political system influenced greatly by a large, permanent military force
  • Military Industrial Complex - The U.S. military "establishment": the armed forces and the companies and politicians that depend on them
  • Mutualism - Anarchist doctrine proposed by Pierre-Joseph Proudhon

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.