When the people fear their government, there is tyranny; when the government fears the people, there is liberty.
-Thomas Jefferson

When politics are concerned, the only way to know what you believe is to get an objective education on what there is to believe. The only way to have political power is through political knowledge. That said, PoliticsDefined.com aims to provide an objective viewpoint to define political terminology and to provide political analysis not in terms of current events and attitudes but with academic objectiveness.

What are Politics?

Need to start from the beginning? Learn about the history of politics and politicians and get an overview of political theory and political science.

Political Spectrum

Learn the real differences between Conservatives and Liberals and the “Left” and “Right”.

Forms of Government

Learn about the various forms of government throughout the world. Facts, history, pros, and cons of each form of government are presented in an academic, objective manner.