PHILOSOPHY & PRINCIPLES
The ideas behind the Liberstad project comes from libertarian ideology and from a long line of philosophers, economists and thinkers. From these thinkers and their work, comes the principles which citizens of Liberstad will adhere to, and of which we want to make people know and understand.
Voluntaryism is simply the belief that all human relationships should be mutually consensual, or “voluntary”.
Voluntaryists reject the initiation of aggression in all its forms
All humans has the right to life, liberty and property. Natural rights are those that are not dependent on the laws or customs of any particular culture or government, and so are universal and inalienable.
The Non-Aggression Principle, or NAP, is the belief that people should be free to act as they choose with the exception that they may not initiate force, or the threat of force, against another person or their property
A free market is a system in which the prices for goods and services are self-regulated by buyers and sellers negotiating in an open market without market coercion
Self-ownership is the concept of property in one's own person, expressed as the moral or natural right of a person to have bodily integrity and be the exclusive controller of one's own body and life.
Anarcho-capitalism is a political philosophy that advocates the elimination of centralized states in favor of a system of private property enforced by private agencies, free markets and self-ownership, which extends the concept to include control of private property as part of the self