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Classical Left-Right spectrum refers to the way the political spectrum is generally viewed by the mainstream media. There is no general consensus about what is politically right and what is left, but among main media outlets and independent commentators the Left refers to Big Government interventionism with social liberalism, the Center-Right being Free-market Capitalism sometimes including a socially conservative program, while the hard right supports protectionism with paleoconservatism.

The Left

Socially Liberal, Economically anti-capitalist

The Center

Socially liberal, Economically capitalist

The Right

Socially conservative, Economically protectionist


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