Question: Should libertarian-ism be in the center as deviations away from this default positions should be to the left and right of this?
The left-Right political spectrum is the standard introduction to political thought: if you beleive X you are on the left, and if you beleive Y, you are on the right. What X and Y represent varies depending on whom you speak to.
I want pretty significant changes, some people might call that extreme.
The problem is we have allowed our government to become extreme. We who want to balance the budget are called extremist, and those who ran up a massive deficit are not.
I see myself as a rather moderate person, who wants to live within the law , balance the budgets, and believes in free markets.
Some people who ponder what a centre-left party is for when there isn't much money about