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Distribution of answers submitted by Libertarians.
Data includes total votes submitted by visitors since Mar 29, 2016. For users that answer more than once (yes we know), only their most recent answer is counted in the total results. Total percentages may not add up to exactly 100% as we allow users to submit "grey area" stances that may not be categorized into yes/no stances.
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No, not without a doctor's testimony stating a real physical issue such as those born hermaphrodites. 2 years ago from a Libertarian in Canonsburg, PA
The person should have to submit a form re-registering as the sex they are identifying as. To prevent mentally unstable from changing their mind every other day. Allow those changing their sexual identity to do so. 2 years ago from a Libertarian in Los Angeles, CA
No. We don't need to encourage the victim mentality and the sense of entitlement that goes with it. Being judged on the content of your character is most important. If you want to be a woman go ahead, leave the government out of it in general. 2 years ago from a Libertarian in Naperville, IL
Gender and sex are not the same thing. This issue is not well enough understood for government to act on it. Gender is psychological, sex is biological, gender shouldn't be treated like sex and sex shouldn't be treated like gender. 2 years ago from a Libertarian in Worcester, MA
Take the government out of people's lives, let them decide their life, and only discriminate if they violate somebody's rights in the process. 2 years ago from a Libertarian in Poway, CA
Regardless of views, they should be protected from violence and hate crimes. 2 years ago from a Libertarian in Dustin Acres, CA
No, and all anti-discrimination laws should be repealed and replaced with enforced equal application of the US Constitution to all US residents. 2 years ago from a Libertarian in Cheshire Village, CT
Government should not be allowed to discriminate for any reason other than qualification for work or service while private companies should be allowed to discriminate for any reason. 2 years ago from a Libertarian in Upland, CA
Anti-discrimination laws are dumb and only create a place for pussies to hide from real people who take care of themselves. 2 years ago from a Libertarian in Tallahassee, FL
No, anti-discrimination laws should be repealed. 2 years ago from a Libertarian in Ladue, MO