We see that New Labour, for example, is actually significantly to the right of the pre-Thatcher Conservative Party. As the centre of political gravity moves rightwards, the Liberal Democrats, who have held the most consistent ground, appear more left than in previous elections.The test is entirely anonymous. See here
This fascinating short quiz will reveal where you are on the political compass.
Political Compass is a simple interactive website that allows you to gauge your true political allegiance.
The old one-dimensional categories of 'right' and 'left', established for the seating arrangements of the French National Assembly of 1789, are overly simplistic for today's complex political landscape. For example, who are the 'conservatives' in today's Russia? Are they the unreconstructed Stalinists, or the reformers who have adopted the right-wing views of conservatives like Margaret Thatcher?
The survey reveals surprising results: