Dating a girl with different political views

She was contacted online by a man who, at first glance, seemed to be a fairly compatible match on almost every level.

According to Matalin, by not talking politics at home.

They have a lot of other things in common and, as is apparent to anyone paying attention, a love and respect for one another that surpasses all else.

One way, according to Dailey and Palomares (2004), is through what they describe as “strategic topic avoidance”—essentially an effort by one or both partners to avoid certain topics that could lead to irreconcilable differences.

Some choose not to discuss sensitive issues such as politics for the sake of avoiding the potential fallout, thus possibly preserving the relationship.

Always seek the advice of your physician or qualified mental health provider with any questions you may have regarding any mental health symptom or medical condition.

Never disregard professional psychological or medical advice nor delay in seeking professional advice or treatment because of something you have read on Good Some couples embrace political differences, some don’t care, and others still consider having similar views non-negotiable.Given that we each have our own influences, history of experiences, psychological makeup, and subjective lens through which we view the world, some differences are bound to exist or arise.“I must admit that sometimes I saw it as a challenge—like maybe if I can change his mind, I can change others’.” Of course, trying to change a partner often doesn’t turn out well. Of course, having polar opposite political views doesn’t necessarily mean your relationship is doomed.Witness Democratic commentator James Carville and his wife Mary Matalin, a Republican consultant.If she's into something particularly radical or hateful, like Maoism-Third Worldism or any race based group then there's going to be a bigger problem.

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