What Is Libertarianism?

In the US' two party political system, the other parties are usually overlooked. Yet in the past decades, libertarianism has grown quite popular. So what exactly is it?

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In search of libertarians
"The question of whether libertarianism is gaining public support has received increased attention, with talk of a Rand Paul run for president and a recent New York Times magazine story asking if the "Libertarian Moment" has finally arrived."

Our History
"The Libertarian Party is the third largest political party in the United States. "

Libertarian ideology is the natural enemy of science
"The observation that science and politics make uneasy and often treacherous bedfellows is hardly revelatory. "