Comment: Most of what you said is true, but...

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Most of what you said is true, but...

If you were born in the Soviet Union, you would be a lot more likely to support Marxism than if you were born in the U.S. If you were born in China, you would most likely grow up with a respect and admiration for Chairman Mao (I know my Chinese roommate has from being brainwashed in school), if you grew up in Saudi Arabia, Iran, or North Africa, your political views would most likely lean theocratic, if you grew up in Norway, you would most likely be a democratic socialist. Furthermore, a person that grows up in a libertarian home is a lot more likely to support libertarianism as an adult than someone who grows up in a non-libertarian home.

Just because a person is taught classical liberalism at home and becomes a libertarian does not make libertarian truth irrelevant. True - if that libertarian had grown up in a pro-welfare, pro-Keynesian, Progressive home, that person's political views would most likely match the politics of the environment in which he grew up. The same goes for faith. Just because you're raised a certain way doesn't mean your parents had the truth about God. Likewise, just because you grew up to believe a certain way doesn't mean you have the truth (just like the libertarian with libertarian parents).