I am Conflict-Free

When it comes to libertarianism, that is. Scott Aaronson’s Worldview Manager is now live:

Worldview Manager is a prototype for a framework and website that help users uncover hidden inconsistencies in their personal beliefs (“worldviews”).

The website does not actually understand the belief systems nor consider one to be more correct than the other. Instead, it has a record of which opinions are logically inconsistent; the user selects some “topic” and the website presents him or her with a series of statements in that topic, one by one — the user indicates agreement or disagreement with the statement, and the system detects when some response contradicts previous responses.

As of now, they have a section on libertarianism and several more technical issues. This is me, and apparently none of my positions contradict each other đŸ™‚ . (The motivation for this whole thing was Aaronson finding/hypothesizing that they DO, for most/a lot of people.)

The government should provide some forms of financial assistance to those who need it. 0%0%0% Completely neutral
The Federal Reserve System should be dismantled. -100%-100%-100%-100% 100% Disagreement
There should be laws that whose sole purpose is to protect people (adults of sound mind) from their own harmful decisions. -80%-80%-80%-80% 80% Disagreement
Certain groups of individuals should be denied some rights that others are granted. -100%-100%-100%-100% 100% Disagreement
Governments (that is, entities that have the power to make and enfore laws and policies) should exist. 30%30%30%30% 30% Agreement
The government should outlaw certain acts that are generally considered to be indecent or offensive. -90%-90%-90%-90% 90% Disagreement
The government should never intervene in the economy, even if doing so would result in a more efficient allocation of resources. -40%-40%-40%-40% 40% Disagreement
Free speech in all forms should be allowed, even when it offends someone, incites violence, or places others in immediate danger. 70%70%70%70% 70% Agreement
The government should recognize all contracts in which one forfeits any of their rights to another, including the right to life. 90%90%90%90% 90% Agreement
It is acceptable for the government to force someone to help society. -100%-100%-100%-100% 100% Disagreement
In a national emergency, the government should be able to mandate service, for instance if there is a shortage of volunteers. -70%-70%-70%-70% 70% Disagreement
Governments should be democratic in nature. 20%20%20%20% 20% Agreement
For me to approve of a particular right or restriction, it is sufficient for it to be explicitly stated in the US Constitution, as currently interpreted by the Supreme Court. -100%-100%-100%-100% 100% Disagreement
For me to approve of a particular right or restriction, it is necessary for it to be explicitly stated in the US Constitution, as currently interpreted by the Supreme Court. -30%-30%-30%-30% 30% Disagreement
Children should have the right to vote. 30%30%30%30% 30% Agreement
Everyone should have the right to vote. 20%20%20%20% 20% Agreement
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