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Libertarianism is a philosophy that states we have free will and thus we are responsible for our actions Therefore political libertarianism argues since we already have certain rights such as the right to voice our opinions the governments only role is to protect our rights However if we have a government that is imposing laws or reprimanding us for flexing our rights it becomes a police state Political libertarianism demands that the government play a smaller role This type of society would then require from its citizens tolerance and responsibility The citizens would have to accept others acting within their rights as long as they are not physically hurting anyone despite their own feelings and ideals They would have to tolerate others actions and beliefs However the present governments do not practice libertarianism They impose regulations and punishments if their regulations are violated Many controversial issues have arisen due to these violations of privacy Among these controversial issues is the debate on whether prostitution should be legalized or decriminalized Due to its illegality and ambiguous definitions of prostitution it is difficult to come up with a concrete number of persons who currently work or have worked as a prostitute The National Task Force on Prostitution suggests that over one million people in the US have worked as prostitutes in the United States or about 1 of American women 5 Despite religious opposition or peoples opinions on morality legalizing prostitution would actually benefit society in many ways Having prostitution be illegal is such a hassle It is expensive and time consuming for courts the police and prostitutes themselves It can also be very racist Those arrested on such charge estimate over 100000 70 being females and 20 male Unfairly the majority arrested and sentenced to jail are ethnic minorities Even though only 20 of the prostitutes work in streets the majority of the arrests are taken place there Actual enclosed areas such as massage parlors
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