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02-Sep-2016 08:17

My grandma was a lifelong Democrat, but she was married to my grandfather for 60 years, and he was a staunch conservative.And my mother, who is vehemently liberal, is happily married to my stepfather, a lifelong Republican. The way a person votes offers a pretty accurate reflection of his or her inherent values.Would you date someone who didn’t agree with you politically?

And maybe we can help bridge the partisan divide by spreading the love between people from both parties (it couldn’t hurt).

Open-mindedness and the ability to compromise are indispensable characteristics. John Haltiwanger is the Senior Politics Writer at Elite Daily. John earned an MSc in International Relations from the Univ.

The longer I do this, the more I become convinced that there isn’t too much “right” and “wrong” in the world, just a lot of perspectives that are somewhat valid on their own merits. Should the government eliminate useless red tape and wasteful spending, as conservatives suggest? Do we need tax dollars to pay for things as liberals suggest? You can choose sides, but you’d be foolish to deny that the other side has a point, whether you like it or not.

There are fewer role models for happy relationships. Both parents have to work to put food on the table, but it’s a tough job market for high school graduates. As a result, there are millions of children being born without a stable two parent environment.

Which brings us to the crux of the argument posited by Ross Douthat, a conservative columnist for the liberal New York Times..action_button.action_button:active.action_button:hover.action_button:focus,.action_button:hover.action_button:focus .count,.action_button:hover .count.action_button:focus .count:before,.action_button:hover .count:before.submit_button.submit_button:active.submit_button:hover.submit_button:not(.fake_disabled):hover.submit_button:not(.fake_disabled):