Liberal Or Conservative: What's Your Political Ideology?

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Liberal Or Conservative: What

Are you a Liberal or a Conservative? What's Your Political Ideology? This quiz will help you classify your political ideology as liberal or conservative. In one ideology, the decision of the land is placed on the people being governed in the other it is not. Please choose the answer that best describes your view, even if it isn't exact or specific enough.


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    What is your opinion on abortion?
    • A. 

      Abortion is a right that women have, it is their body and they can decide what to do with it.

    • B. 

      Abortion is murder and a sin, and should never be practiced.

  • 2. 
    What do you think of affirmative action?
    • A. 

      People should be chosen for positions in schools or careers based on ability alone.

    • B. 

      It is the government's duty to make up for systemic racism that has affected minorities for decades.

  • 3. 
    What is your stance on the death penalty?
    • A. 

      The death penalty should be abolished.

    • B. 

      The death penalty is a punishment that fits the crime of murder.

  • 4. 
    How involved do you think government should be in the economy?
    • A. 

      Very, the government needs to protect citizens from big business.

    • B. 

      Little, the free market system should be allowed to run its course.

  • 5. 
    How do you feel about charter schools?
    • A. 

      Charter schools promote competition within the education field.

    • B. 

      Public schools provide better education and charter schools take away their money.

  • 6. 
    What direction do you think energy research should take?
    • A. 

      Oil, gas, and coal are very valid and abundant forms of energy and should still be invested in.

    • B. 

      Oil, gas, and coal are depleting and the government should invest in alternative energy research.

  • 7. 
    Should euthanasia be legal?
    • A. 

      Yes, it is every person's right to decide if they want to die before their illness overcomes them.

    • B. 

      No, euthanasia is simply assisted suicide and is morally wrong.

  • 8. 
    What is your stance on climate change?
    • A. 

      Climate change is a natural occurrence and cannot be significantly affected by humans.

    • B. 

      Climate change is being rapidly accelerated by humans and we need laws to reduce carbon emissions.

  • 9. 
    What are your views on the Second Amendment and gun laws?
    • A. 

      The Second Amendment gives citizens the right to bear arms, and gun control laws won't decrease gun violence.

    • B. 

      The Second Amendment only allows for a state militia to be held, and gun laws are necessary to protect our citizens.

  • 10. 
    Should the government regulate health care?
    • A. 

      Yes, millions of people cannot currently afford it and government intervention makes it more affordable.

    • B. 

      No, a competitive health care market is better, government intervention leads to higher costs which lowers quality.

  • 11. 
    What are your opinions on profiling people in matters of national security?
    • A. 

      Profiling is morally wrong, and never effective. Suspects never fit in a profile.

    • B. 

      While it may be offensive to some, profiling is a logical and effective method of searching for suspects.

  • 12. 
    How do you feel about illegal immigration?
    • A. 

      Undocumented immigrants should be granted amnesty and given all the benefits that citizens have.

    • B. 

      Illegal immigrants have broken the law, and should not be granted amnesty or benefits.

  • 13. 
    What is your opinion on private property rights?
    • A. 

      Government should respect ownership rights and seizure of private property is wrong.

    • B. 

      Government has the right to seize private property to accomplish a goal in favor of the public.

  • 14. 
    Should religion be practiced in schools and government buildings?
    • A. 

      No, separation of church and state has always been a tenet of American government and is implied in the First Amendment.

    • B. 

      Yes, the Constitution does not contain the phrase "separation of church and state," and does not prohibit any god from being acknowledged in any government building.

  • 15. 
    What is your view on same-sex marriage?
    • A. 

      Marriage can be between anyone.

    • B. 

      Marriage is the union of a man and a woman.

  • 16. 
    How much do you think the social security system should be reformed?
    • A. 

      Significantly. Social security is in serious financial trouble and will collapse if nothing is done.

    • B. 

      Any change to the social security system would result in a loss for many of the poor and needy.

  • 17. 
    Should taxes be raised or lowered?
    • A. 

      Lowered. Lower taxes and weaker government will improve the standard of living for all.

    • B. 

      Raised. The rich need to pay higher taxes in order to help the poor.

  • 18. 
    Do you think terrorism is our greatest threat?
    • A. 

      Yes, and terrorism needs to be combated with full military force. Captured terrorists should be treated as enemy combatants.

    • B. 

      No, there are bigger threats to face. Terrorism is a result of poor foreign policy, and is best combated by good diplomacy. Captured terrorists should be treated as civilians.

  • 19. 
    What is your stance on welfare?
    • A. 

      It should be supported, even in the long-term, because it aids the poor.

    • B. 

      The poor should be helped to become self-reliant, not made dependent on government handouts.

  • 20. 
    Do you think the war on Iraq was justified?
    • A. 

      Yes, Saddam Hussein presented a threat too big to ignore, and it was a preemptive strike to protect the US.

    • B. 

      No, it was an overreaction and a quest for oil. Saddam Hussein never posed a real threat to the US.

  • 21. 
    Lastly, how do you identify yourself?
    • A. 

      Liberal

    • B. 

      Conservative