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Does one's personal politics affect their ability to parent?

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Anonymous

Asked by Anonymous at 10:09 PM on Jul. 8, 2009 in Politics & Current Events

Answers (33)
  • No way! There are some real wackos out there, raising their kids to be wackos (am thinking of that family in the news a while back that were KKK). But, they do have that right to raise their kids as they see fit. I just pray the kids realize the truth and come to my side of politics! :-)
    micheledo

    Answer by micheledo at 10:12 PM on Jul. 8, 2009

  • I'm not intrested in politics nor is my husband it's to much drama tied up with a bunch of lies and b.s. and besides if I want a drama fix I come to CM
    looovemybabies

    Answer by looovemybabies at 10:15 PM on Jul. 8, 2009

  • No.
    QuinnMae

    Answer by QuinnMae at 10:19 PM on Jul. 8, 2009

  • Nope.
    ColleenF30

    Answer by ColleenF30 at 10:25 PM on Jul. 8, 2009

  • OMG, NO.
    Grandmarga

    Answer by Grandmarga at 10:25 PM on Jul. 8, 2009

  • Seriously? lol. No. Why would it?
    sunnymom3

    Answer by sunnymom3 at 10:28 PM on Jul. 8, 2009

  • If it is in their political view to feel entitled to have the government provide for them? then imo, yes.
    grlygrlz2

    Answer by grlygrlz2 at 10:30 PM on Jul. 8, 2009

  • OP here.

    Does someone having an extremist view on any given topic make them a bad parent?

    I've seen it implied here several times over.

    Seems that if you don't go with the flow, you're a bad parent.
    Anonymous

    Answer by Anonymous at 10:30 PM on Jul. 8, 2009

  • Nah. Too many variables are involved, there is no way to generalize!
    stacymomof2

    Answer by stacymomof2 at 10:31 PM on Jul. 8, 2009

  • Nope.
    mancosmomma

    Answer by mancosmomma at 10:40 PM on Jul. 8, 2009

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