I consider myself liberal.
I believe in freedom and lots of it.
I believe in secular government.
I believe the proper role of government is to protect the lives of its citizens and promote the general welfare. I believe in a strong government role in the market and in public life-protecting those without means from those with power.
I believe government exists to alleviate the ills of society
I believe in equality for all.
I believe the government should stay out of the bedroom, but protect the rights of minorities in the public sphere (including the market place).
I believe in diplomacy over military action.
I am a peacenik
I believe arms races lead to conflict.
I believe society is a goal not a status, i.e. society's aims should be perfection, i.e. constantly evolving to meet emerging understanding.
I believe in science
I believe in education
I believe in the individual and the group's responsibility to protect the individual and the individuals responsibility to his group (i.e. community).
I believe in the sanctity of life in all its forms
I believe that no life is beyond redemption.
I believe that it is a woman's private choice to do with her body as she sees fit
I believe our country's greatest strength comes from embracing change including immigrants
I believe that mankind is effecting climate change and has a duty to do something about it.
I believe most crimes arise from either poverty or mental health issues, which can be solved with education, health care and a properly run economic system