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".

  • War - Armed conflict between nations: "The Health of the State"
  • World War I - The "Great War", European conflict from 1914 to 1918 that extended to include the United States and some Asian and African nations
  • World War II - Worldwide conflict from 1939 to 1945