My political persuasions

I took a test at http://politicalcompass.org to find that I am mostly leftist (as defined by them) and mostly balanced between being Authoritarian and Libertarian:

Economic Left/Right: -4.62 Social Libertarian/Authoritarian: -0.87

To compare me with other world leaders:

I'm most like Ghandi

And to compare with the 2012 US Presidential candidates:

I always thought I identified with Ron Paul on a lot of issues and would probably vote for him. To be fair, a lot of these questions aren’t all that valid for an Australian audience and aimed mostly at US voters who tend to have black and white extremes with no middle ground.