How To Survive As A Liberal In A Conservative Family

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Liberal In A Conservative Family

My parents have never been happy with my choice to go to UC Berkeley.  I remember when I first told them I was ecstatic.  I was jumping out of my chair and expecting them to do the same, after all, I had friends that told me that had been their experience.  But I have a conservative family.  My mother's response upon hearing the news was to ask, "but do you really want to go there?"  I'm really not sure why I expected anything different really....

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