My belief is that a Republic would be the ideal form of government. Unfortunately, the word republic has been vastly misused. Today’s “Republicans” are not republican. Very briefly, a republic is a system of government where natural rights are the basis for law. The political point of view which sustains the general idea of a republic is called libertarianism.
Libertarianism must not be confused with anarchism. Anarchism is the complete absence of government – libertarianism promotes a reduced form of government. If you take the political spectrum as starting from “least government – most freedom” to “most …