Your significant other doesn’t need to agree with you on everything, but he or she should support your choices and respect your opinions. Political viewpoints often reflect a person’s core values and upbringing, so singles with liberal stances tend to relate best with date prospects on the left side of the aisle.
It’s just easier to get along when you agree on basic principles like equality, generosity, and activism.
But if Republicans and Democrats can’t get together over awkward first-date drinks, how will the parties ever get along?
I’m a diehard, tree-hugging, peace-loving, wish-I-was-born-in-the-1960s liberal chick.
“That compares with just 30% of Republicans who have at least some Democratic friends.” As the political shockwave of the 2016 election continues to set in, people are still figuring out how to deal with it on a personal level.“And this is a time when the values are very polarized, and very personalized.” Which is perhaps concerning.