Definitions of liberal on the Web:
•broad: showing or characterized by broad-mindedness; "a broad political stance"; "generous and broad sympathies"; "a liberal newspaper"; "tolerant of his opponent's opinions"
•having political or social views favoring reform and progress
•tolerant of change; not bound by authoritarianism, orthodoxy, or tradition
•a person who favors a political philosophy of progress and reform and the protection of civil liberties
•big: given or giving freely; "was a big tipper"; "the bounteous goodness of God"; "bountiful compliments"; "a freehanded host"; "a handsome allowance"; "Saturday's child is loving and giving"; "a liberal backer of the arts"; "a munificent gift"; "her fond and openhanded grandfather"
•a person who favors an economic theory of laissez-faire and self-regulating markets
•free: not literal; "a loose interpretation of what she had been told"; "a free translation of the poem"
Please pay attention. In this list, the first definitions are linguistic. See what I indicated in simple bold. That's the definition of "liberal" with a small "l." "Liberal" is the label some clever political marketing experts chose for their ideology. You can see that ideology in bold/italic.
Those who follow Liberalism are among the most militantly close-minded and rigid. They aren't liberal at all!
I'd love your examples...