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".

  • Vietnam War - Conflict during 1954-1975 between South and North Vietnam, with increasing United States involvement
  • Voluntaryism - Libertarian philosophy that advocates non-political strategies to delegitimize the State
  • Voting - Selecting those who will govern by casting ballots

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.