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    Overall, the PoliticsForum quiz considers you a materialist, small-government, protectionist, controlled-market kind of person.

    These characteristics would put you in the overall category of social conservative protectionist. Your natural home at PoliticsForum would be the Conservatism area.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Otava View Post
    The test says : " Overall, the PoliticsForum quiz considers you a nationalist, protectionist, controlled-market kind of person, who also seems quite Marxist." That is a bit amusing since I don´t consider myself to be marxist, more of a "fascist" instead.
    Actually, neither you nor the test is incorrect. There were certainly fascisti favouring some sort of communist economic system. In the 1930s, one of the Italian communist leaders even published an appeal to the "fratelli in camicia nera" (brothers in blackshirt). In the post-WWII period, the Partito Comunista Italiano (Italian Communist Party) even had a clear will to enlist in their ranks the more economically leftist elements who had adhered to fascism.

    Studying fascism as a political movement would highlight this. I'm starting to consider that fascism is no proper ideological system, but more of a political movement with various currents.

    After reading the book Fascisti senza Mussolini (fascists without Mussolini) by prof. Giuseppe Parlato, which dealt with Italian neofascism but which touched on the reality of fascism as a whole, one can only state that fascism was multifarious. As an example, both myself and yourself could be fascisti. That however, is because fascism was a political movement grouping a variety of political currents with respective ideologies that due to certain political realities came under the common umbrella of fascism. Discounting the greatness of Mussolini's charisma would also be inimical to understand this.

    Certainly with Il Duce many ideological currents within the fascist movement could remain united under one banner and without Mussolini this was far more difficult. The fragmentation of current Italian neofascism is a reality tied to this in my opinion. There are many parties and movements that could claim some connection to fascism and neofascism, but they're constantly bickering and they'll remain so doing until they recognise that first of all they're not really camerati ideologically speaking, and secondly because they're still consciously or not seeking some new Duce whom they'll keep seeking until they remain attached to the historical figure of Benito Mussolini. It would be about time that modern Italian nationalism, went beyond historical fascism. Mussolini himself, a man that favoured action to ideology and termed fascism "una ideologia d'azione" (an ideology of action) would probably prefer such a pragmatic move.

    Returning to historical fascism, the commonality I mentioned would in general be based on nationalism and the fight against internationalist communism and liberal democracies and their individualistic capitalism. That is why the fascist movement included staunch Catholics and nationalistic anti-clericals, different currents with different views on the economical system in between of capitalism and communism, claimed and truly had revolutionary credentials but fulfilled the conservative yearn for law, order, discipline and a stronger military, sought to better off the proletariat's conditions but professed the importance of private property and the collaboration of labour and capital instead of communist class warfare, et cetera.

    As a conclusion, when I speak of fascism, I refer to the only true fascism, the Italian one of Benito Mussolini and those supporting him, and the Italian neofascists which arose in post-WWII Italy. Considering other nationalistic movements as fascist, only distorts a proper conception of fascism.

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    Overall, the PoliticsForum quiz considers you an
    individually-orientated,
    theist,
    small-government,
    nationalist,
    liberal-market kind of person,
    who doesn't sound like a Marxist.

    These characteristics would put you in the overall category of borderline nationalist. Your natural home at PoliticsForum would be the Nationalism area.


    I found the following quite interesting, because it shows how the idea of "moderate" has shifted in our times:
    Individual vs Social
    "The individualist believes that society works best through a focus on individual rights, freedoms, actions and responsibilities. The social thinker believes that the ideal state should focus more upon collective action and take a social approach to rights and responsibilities."

    You scored 38 out of 100 on a scale of Individual vs Social. This means that politically you are less likely to value the need for group actions and group benefit over individual enterprise and benefit.

    18% of test takers were more individual than you.
    81% of test takers were more social than you.



    Theist vs Materialist
    "The materialist believes that all objective criteria to influence politics can be reasonably derived without recourse to the divine or the spiritual. The theist believes that spiritual beliefs are important and should influence government policy."

    You scored 19 out of 100 on a scale of Theist vs Materialist. This means that politically you are less likely to believe that religion and spirituality are superstitions that should not inform political debate.

    5% of test takers were more theist than you.
    95% of test takers were more materialist than you.



    Big Government vs Small Government
    "The big government advocate believes that governments should be responsible for regulating a wide array of social practices, even what might be considered personal decisions such as abortion, euthanasia, children's education and births. A small government advocate thinks that, wherever possible, these issues should be up to individuals or companies to direct."

    You scored 74 out of 100 on a scale of Big Government vs Small Government. This means that politically you are more likely to believe that government should keep out of legislating social policies, leaving such decisions to individuals.

    80% of test takers were more big government than you.
    18% of test takers were more small government than you.



    Nationalist vs Internationalist
    "The nationalist believes in the sovereign rule of nation states, particularly his or her own. The internationalist believes that there should be more important international fora and perhaps, ultimately, international government."

    You scored 28 out of 100 on a scale of Nationalist vs Internationalist. This means that politically you are less likely to favour international bodies over national ones.

    8% of test takers were more nationalist than you.
    91% of test takers were more internationalist than you.



    Protectionist vs Free Trader
    "The protectionist believes in barriers against free trade most probably due to a belief that this is in his or her country's interests. The free trader rejects such notions, believing that the system ultimately suffers when tariffs, subsidies and other obstacles to free trade persist."

    You scored 44 out of 100 on a scale of Protectionist vs Free Trader. This means that politically you are neither more nor less likely to favour free trade over protectionist policies.

    32% of test takers were more protectionist than you.
    66% of test takers were more pro free trade than you.



    Absolutist vs Non-Absolutist
    "The absolutist believes that either a divine presence or scientific laws provide absolute truths about the world, which can and should be applied in practise. The non-absolutist may be either a relativist, or simply someone who is more pragmatic."

    You scored 48 out of 100 on a scale of Absolutist vs Non Absolutist. This means that politically you are neither more nor less likely to believe that there is an absolute truth that may guide your ideological beliefs.

    20% of test takers were more absolutist than you.
    77% of test takers were more non-absolutist than you.



    Controlled Market vs Liberal Market
    "Both of these categories assume a capitalist system. Assuming this system, the controlled market believer holds that government should intervene in regulating a nation's economy: wage laws, environmental standards, privatised industries and workplace relations policy. A liberal market thinker believes that such regulation is unnecessary and often counter-productive."

    You scored 70 out of 100 on a scale of Controlled Market vs Liberal Market. This means that politically you are less likely to believe that there is need for government regulation of industry.

    86% of test takers were more controlled market thinkers than you.
    14% of test takers were more liberal market thinkers than you.



    Marxist vs Non-Marxist
    "This scale purports to show to what extent you follow the thought and teachings of Marx. Marxists tend to be scientific, materialist and revolutionary, believe in class struggle and the laws of historical and dialectic materialism."

    You scored 63 out of 100 on a scale of Marxist vs Non-Marxist. This means that politically you are less likely to follow the philosophies of Marx.

    84% of test takers were more Marxist than you.
    14% of test takers were more non-Marxist than you.
    I haven't considered these from the point of view of any normal distributions or anything, which is quite tough without knowing the standard deviations for the data in question, but it looks like the following definitions of "moderate" might have shifted:

    You scored 28 out of 100 on a scale of Nationalist vs Internationalist.
    8% of test takers were more nationalist than you.
    91% of test takers were more internationalist than you.
    That's a pretty small standard deviation if 91% are less nationalistic than 22 points away from the middle. I'm guessing that the mean of reported scores is quite a bit to the internationalist side of the spectrum's midpoint.


    You scored 44 out of 100 on a scale of Protectionist vs Free Trader.
    32% of test takers were more protectionist than you.
    66% of test takers were more pro free trade than you.

    You scored 48 out of 100 on a scale of Absolutist vs Non Absolutist.
    20% of test takers were more absolutist than you.
    77% of test takers were more non-absolutist than you.
    Wow! On these two I'm very close to the spectra's midpoints, and yet quite far from the mean.

    I don't think that 44 on the first spectrum is full standard deviation away from the mean if the mean and the spectrum's midpoint coincide, and I definitely don't believe that 50 could be the mean of the second spectrum if 48 is over one standard deviation away.

    It's possible these aren't normal distributions, but I think it's more likely that what we call "moderate" these days is a lot more internationalist, pro-free-trade, and non-absolutist than moderates defined more objectively would be.

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    Don't know if people are interest in my/others results, but mine was:

    "Overall, the PoliticsForum quiz considers you a socially-orientated, theist, big-government, protectionist, controlled-market kind of person.

    "These characteristics would put you in the overall category of social conservative protectionist with a hint of socialism. Your natural home at PoliticsForum would be the Conservatism area."

    in some ways quite accurate/agree, in some not so.

    Aw darn I thought it said perfectionist, not protectionist.

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    Overall, the PoliticsForum quiz considers you a theist, nationalist, protectionist, controlled-market kind of person, who also seems quite Marxist.

    These characteristics would put you in the overall category of Marxist. Your natural home at PoliticsForum would be the Communism area.


    There's something up with this quiz; if so many of us get the Marxist label for supporting the less fortunate and the protection of the workers through central government in our ideal state, something must be wrong.
    “As brothers and sisters we knew instinctively that if we were going to stand in darkness, best we stand in a darkness we had made ourselves.” - Douglas Coupland

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    The problem is perhaps because basically there is the equation of planned economics with communism while the former is only an aspect of communism. I guess the ethical and internationalist aspects of communism are not given much weight unlike its economic policy. Developments within the self-identified European communist movement are not taken into account, such as eurocommunism.

    In the past communism was mostly an economic system, ergo planned economics. Nowadays communism is something much different, and its economic policy in practical politics is not given the emphasis it would in the past. Eurocommunists are mostly the most radical of leftist social revolutionaries and nothing more nowadays, their primary interest is revolution in every field with less emphasis in economic matters as before.

    ADDENDA: We must consider something politico-cultural in my opinion. The test author/s are probably American, therefore they might be caught up in capitalist understanding of communism, essentially therefore focusing on the materialist economic aspect of communism and the traditional communist enemy of American liberal capitalism. As I said above, Eurocommunists are somewhat different, and they're mostly a continental European phenomenon with little to no political weight in the Anglo-American world.

    Plus, in the test, it might be the case that any social and economical notion that rejects liberal individualism is put towards the left, and if accentuated, branded communist. I got a hint of socialism according to this test, when I reject the socialist ideology properly understood in all its major aspects.

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    Overall, the PoliticsForum quiz considers you an individually-orientated, small-government, nationalist, free-trade, liberal-market kind of person.

    These characteristics would put you in the overall category of libertarian. Your natural home at PoliticsForum would be the Liberalism area.


    Individual vs Social

    "The individualist believes that society works best through a focus on individual rights, freedoms, actions and responsibilities. The social thinker believes that the ideal state should focus more upon collective action and take a social approach to rights and responsibilities."

    You scored 18 out of 100 on a scale of Individual vs Social. This means that politically you are less likely to value the need for group actions and group benefit over individual enterprise and benefit.

    * 4% of test takers were more individual than you.
    * 95% of test takers were more social than you.


    Theist vs Materialist

    "The materialist believes that all objective criteria to influence politics can be reasonably derived without recourse to the divine or the spiritual. The theist believes that spiritual beliefs are important and should influence government policy."


    You scored 41 out of 100 on a scale of Theist vs Materialist. This means that politically you are neither more nor less likely to believe that religion and spirituality are superstitions that should not inform political debate.

    * 20% of test takers were more theist than you.
    * 79% of test takers were more materialist than you.


    Big Government vs Small Government

    "The big government advocate believes that governments should be responsible for regulating a wide array of social practices, even what might be considered personal decisions such as abortion, euthanasia, children's education and births. A small government advocate thinks that, wherever possible, these issues should be up to individuals or companies to direct."


    You scored 92 out of 100 on a scale of Big Government vs Small Government. This means that politically you are more likely to believe that government should keep out of legislating social policies, leaving such decisions to individuals.

    * 97% of test takers were more big government than you.
    * 3% of test takers were more small government than you.

    Nationalist vs Internationalist

    "The nationalist believes in the sovereign rule of nation states, particularly his or her own. The internationalist believes that there should be more important international fora and perhaps, ultimately, international government."


    You scored 35 out of 100 on a scale of Nationalist vs Internationalist. This means that politically you are less likely to favour international bodies over national ones.

    * 13% of test takers were more nationalist than you.
    * 86% of test takers were more internationalist than you.



    Protectionist vs Free Trader

    "The protectionist believes in barriers against free trade most probably due to a belief that this is in his or her country's interests. The free trader rejects such notions, believing that the system ultimately suffers when tariffs, subsidies and other obstacles to free trade persist."


    You scored 79 out of 100 on a scale of Protectionist vs Free Trader. This means that politically you are more likely to favour free trade over protectionist policies.

    * 83% of test takers were more protectionist than you.
    * 16% of test takers were more pro free trade than you.

    Absolutist vs Non-Absolutist

    "The absolutist believes that either a divine presence or scientific laws provide absolute truths about the world, which can and should be applied in practise. The non-absolutist may be either a relativist, or simply someone who is more pragmatic."


    You scored 59 out of 100 on a scale of Absolutist vs Non Absolutist. This means that politically you are neither more nor less likely to believe that there is an absolute truth that may guide your ideological beliefs.

    * 56% of test takers were more absolutist than you.
    * 40% of test takers were more non-absolutist than you.


    Controlled Market vs Liberal Market

    "Both of these categories assume a capitalist system. Assuming this system, the controlled market believer holds that government should intervene in regulating a nation's economy: wage laws, environmental standards, privatised industries and workplace relations policy. A liberal market thinker believes that such regulation is unnecessary and often counter-productive."


    You scored 90 out of 100 on a scale of Controlled Market vs Liberal Market. This means that politically you are less likely to believe that there is need for government regulation of industry.

    * 95% of test takers were more controlled market thinkers than you.
    * 5% of test takers were more liberal market thinkers than you.

    Marxist vs Non-Marxist

    "This scale purports to show to what extent you follow the thought and teachings of Marx. Marxists tend to be scientific, materialist and revolutionary, believe in class struggle and the laws of historical and dialectic materialism."


    You scored 57 out of 100 on a scale of Marxist vs Non-Marxist. This means that politically you are neither more nor less likely to follow the philosophies of Marx.

    * 73% of test takers were more Marxist than you.
    * 25% of test takers were more non-Marxist


    One of the better political quizzes I've taken. BTW, I disagree that just because I advocated revolution as a viable means of change it makes me 25% Marxist. Marx didn't exactly invent the concept.

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    Overall, the PoliticsForum quiz considers you an individually-orientated, materialist, small-government, nationalist, free-trade, non-absolutist, liberal-market kind of person, who doesn't sound like a Marxist.

    These characteristics would put you in the overall category of libertarian. Your natural home at PoliticsForum would be the Liberalism area.

    Below, on this page, is an analysis of the (up to) eight categories that you were sorted into above, and an explanation of how you scored on the eight scales used to determine these categorisations.

    The pages following this one show the breakdown of results for all participants on each question. You can freely navigate through the pages by using the hyperlinks in the top right of each page.



    Individual vs Social

    "The individualist believes that society works best through a focus on individual rights, freedoms, actions and responsibilities. The social thinker believes that the ideal state should focus more upon collective action and take a social approach to rights and responsibilities."


    Individual

    Social



    You scored 19 out of 100 on a scale of Individual vs Social. This means that politically you are less likely to value the need for group actions and group benefit over individual enterprise and benefit.

    * 5% of test takers were more individual than you.
    * 95% of test takers were more social than you.




    Theist vs Materialist

    "The materialist believes that all objective criteria to influence politics can be reasonably derived without recourse to the divine or the spiritual. The theist believes that spiritual beliefs are important and should influence government policy."


    Theist

    Materialist



    You scored 83 out of 100 on a scale of Theist vs Materialist. This means that politically you are more likely to believe that religion and spirituality are superstitions that should not inform political debate.

    * 83% of test takers were more theist than you.
    * 15% of test takers were more materialist than you.




    Big Government vs Small Government

    "The big government advocate believes that governments should be responsible for regulating a wide array of social practices, even what might be considered personal decisions such as abortion, euthanasia, children's education and births. A small government advocate thinks that, wherever possible, these issues should be up to individuals or companies to direct."


    Big Gov

    Small Gov



    You scored 65 out of 100 on a scale of Big Government vs Small Government. This means that politically you are more likely to believe that government should keep out of legislating social policies, leaving such decisions to individuals.

    * 65% of test takers were more big government than you.
    * 33% of test takers were more small government than you.




    Nationalist vs Internationalist

    "The nationalist believes in the sovereign rule of nation states, particularly his or her own. The internationalist believes that there should be more important international fora and perhaps, ultimately, international government."


    National

    International



    You scored 20 out of 100 on a scale of Nationalist vs Internationalist. This means that politically you are less likely to favour international bodies over national ones.

    * 4% of test takers were more nationalist than you.
    * 95% of test takers were more internationalist than you.




    Protectionist vs Free Trader

    "The protectionist believes in barriers against free trade most probably due to a belief that this is in his or her country's interests. The free trader rejects such notions, believing that the system ultimately suffers when tariffs, subsidies and other obstacles to free trade persist."


    Protection

    Free-Trade



    You scored 90 out of 100 on a scale of Protectionist vs Free Trader. This means that politically you are more likely to favour free trade over protectionist policies.

    * 91% of test takers were more protectionist than you.
    * 8% of test takers were more pro free trade than you.




    Absolutist vs Non-Absolutist

    "The absolutist believes that either a divine presence or scientific laws provide absolute truths about the world, which can and should be applied in practise. The non-absolutist may be either a relativist, or simply someone who is more pragmatic."


    Absolute

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    You scored 61 out of 100 on a scale of Absolutist vs Non Absolutist. This means that politically you are less likely to believe that there is an absolute truth that may guide your ideological beliefs.

    * 64% of test takers were more absolutist than you.
    * 33% of test takers were more non-absolutist than you.




    Controlled Market vs Liberal Market

    "Both of these categories assume a capitalist system. Assuming this system, the controlled market believer holds that government should intervene in regulating a nation's economy: wage laws, environmental standards, privatised industries and workplace relations policy. A liberal market thinker believes that such regulation is unnecessary and often counter-productive."


    Controlled

    Liberal



    You scored 85 out of 100 on a scale of Controlled Market vs Liberal Market. This means that politically you are less likely to believe that there is need for government regulation of industry.

    * 93% of test takers were more controlled market thinkers than you.
    * 7% of test takers were more liberal market thinkers than you.




    Marxist vs Non-Marxist

    "This scale purports to show to what extent you follow the thought and teachings of Marx. Marxists tend to be scientific, materialist and revolutionary, believe in class struggle and the laws of historical and dialectic materialism."


    Marxist

    Non-Marxist



    You scored 70 out of 100 on a scale of Marxist vs Non-Marxist. This means that politically you are less likely to follow the philosophies of Marx.

    * 93% of test takers were more Marxist than you.
    * 6% of test takers were more non-Marxist than you.

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    Overall, the PoliticsForum quiz considers you a materialist, small-government, nationalist, non-absolutist, kind of person.

    These characteristics would put you in the overall category of borderline nationalist. Your natural home at PoliticsForum would be the Nationalism area.


    Individual vs Social

    "The individualist believes that society works best through a focus on individual rights, freedoms, actions and responsibilities. The social thinker believes that the ideal state should focus more upon collective action and take a social approach to rights and responsibilities."


    You scored 52 out of 100 on a scale of Individual vs Social. This means that politically you are neither more nor less likely to value the need for group actions and group benefit over individual enterprise and benefit.

    * 41% of test takers were more individual than you.
    * 57% of test takers were more social than you.



    Theist vs Materialist

    "The materialist believes that all objective criteria to influence politics can be reasonably derived without recourse to the divine or the spiritual. The theist believes that spiritual beliefs are important and should influence government policy."


    You scored 68 out of 100 on a scale of Theist vs Materialist. This means that politically you are more likely to believe that religion and spirituality are superstitions that should not inform political debate.

    * 59% of test takers were more theist than you.
    * 39% of test takers were more materialist than you.


    Big Government vs Small Government

    "The big government advocate believes that governments should be responsible for regulating a wide array of social practices, even what might be considered personal decisions such as abortion, euthanasia, children's education and births. A small government advocate thinks that, wherever possible, these issues should be up to individuals or companies to direct."

    You scored 80 out of 100 on a scale of Big Government vs Small Government. This means that politically you are more likely to believe that government should keep out of legislating social policies, leaving such decisions to individuals.

    * 88% of test takers were more big government than you.
    * 11% of test takers were more small government than you.


    Nationalist vs Internationalist

    "The nationalist believes in the sovereign rule of nation states, particularly his or her own. The internationalist believes that there should be more important international fora and perhaps, ultimately, international government."


    You scored 29 out of 100 on a scale of Nationalist vs Internationalist. This means that politically you are less likely to favour international bodies over national ones.

    * 9% of test takers were more nationalist than you.
    * 90% of test takers were more internationalist than you.


    Protectionist vs Free Trader

    "The protectionist believes in barriers against free trade most probably due to a belief that this is in his or her country's interests. The free trader rejects such notions, believing that the system ultimately suffers when tariffs, subsidies and other obstacles to free trade persist."


    You scored 44 out of 100 on a scale of Protectionist vs Free Trader. This means that politically you are neither more nor less likely to favour free trade over protectionist policies.

    * 33% of test takers were more protectionist than you.
    * 66% of test takers were more pro free trade than you.


    Absolutist vs Non-Absolutist

    "The absolutist believes that either a divine presence or scientific laws provide absolute truths about the world, which can and should be applied in practise. The non-absolutist may be either a relativist, or simply someone who is more pragmatic."


    You scored 62 out of 100 on a scale of Absolutist vs Non Absolutist. This means that politically you are less likely to believe that there is an absolute truth that may guide your ideological beliefs.

    * 67% of test takers were more absolutist than you.
    * 29% of test takers were more non-absolutist than you.



    Controlled Market vs Liberal Market


    "Both of these categories assume a capitalist system. Assuming this system, the controlled market believer holds that government should intervene in regulating a nation's economy: wage laws, environmental standards, privatised industries and workplace relations policy. A liberal market thinker believes that such regulation is unnecessary and often counter-productive."


    You scored 60 out of 100 on a scale of Controlled Market vs Liberal Market. This means that politically you are neither more nor less likely to believe that there is need for government regulation of industry.

    * 79% of test takers were more controlled market thinkers than you.
    * 20% of test takers were more liberal market thinkers than you.


    Marxist vs Non-Marxist

    "This scale purports to show to what extent you follow the thought and teachings of Marx. Marxists tend to be scientific, materialist and revolutionary, believe in class struggle and the laws of historical and dialectic materialism."



    You scored 48 out of 100 on a scale of Marxist vs Non-Marxist. This means that politically you are neither more nor less likely to follow the philosophies of Marx.

    * 50% of test takers were more Marxist than you.
    * 47% of test takers were more non-Marxist than you.

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    Overall, the PoliticsForum quiz considers you an individually-orientated, small-government, nationalist, non-absolutist, liberal-market kind of person, who doesn't sound like a Marxist.

    Individual vs. Social

    You scored 33 out of 100 on a scale of Individual vs Social. This means that politically you are less likely to value the need for group actions and group benefit over individual enterprise and benefit.

    * 13% of test takers were more individual than you.
    * 86% of test takers were more social than you.

    Theist vs. Materialist

    You scored 55 out of 100 on a scale of Theist vs Materialist. This means that politically you are neither more nor less likely to believe that religion and spirituality are superstitions that should not inform political debate.

    * 39% of test takers were more theist than you.
    * 60% of test takers were more materialist than you.

    Big Government vs. Small Government

    You scored 66 out of 100 on a scale of Big Government vs Small Government. This means that politically you are more likely to believe that government should keep out of legislating social policies, leaving such decisions to individuals.

    * 67% of test takers were more big government than you.
    * 31% of test takers were more small government than you.

    Nationalist vs. Internationalist

    You scored 28 out of 100 on a scale of Nationalist vs Internationalist. This means that politically you are less likely to favour international bodies over national ones.

    * 8% of test takers were more nationalist than you.
    * 91% of test takers were more internationalist than you.

    Protectionist vs. Free Trader

    You scored 42 out of 100 on a scale of Protectionist vs Free Trader. This means that politically you are neither more nor less likely to favour free trade over protectionist policies.

    * 30% of test takers were more protectionist than you.
    * 68% of test takers were more pro free trade than you.

    Absolutist vs. Non-Absolutist

    You scored 72 out of 100 on a scale of Absolutist vs Non Absolutist. This means that politically you are less likely to believe that there is an absolute truth that may guide your ideological beliefs.

    * 93% of test takers were more absolutist than you.
    * 6% of test takers were more non-absolutist than you.

    Controlled Market vs. Liberal Market

    You scored 64 out of 100 on a scale of Controlled Market vs Liberal Market. This means that politically you are less likely to believe that there is need for government regulation of industry.

    * 82% of test takers were more controlled market thinkers than you.
    * 17% of test takers were more liberal market thinkers than you.

    Marxist vs. Non-Marxist

    You scored 65 out of 100 on a scale of Marxist vs Non-Marxist. This means that politically you are less likely to follow the philosophies of Marx.

    * 87% of test takers were more Marxist than you.
    * 12% of test takers were more non-Marxist than you.

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