That wouldn't make much sense to me, but I know it happened. I'm not going to say my political ideology came from perfection or is perfect because like every other political view...there are flaws. No one view is absolute and I wish people could come to that consensus in our country.
Libertarianism is not the end all be all, but I find it to hold most of my beliefs which is why I am a Libertarian. I am also a free thinker and an individual. I hold that closer then any political affiliation.
Slave ownership goes against the very idea of Libertarianism. I know early Libertarians were that and it contradicted the views, but what political view has no holes in it?
Libertarian and Atheist...wow I'm a hated man.
It was because they were a cheap source of labor.
No one says - Hey I am going to buy this servant because I think they are inferior.
They buy them because they are a cheap source of labor. Just as with the Irish and the Chinese.
But the original seller may be selling them because they are believed inferior.