But in spite of their slapdash attitudes to racist views, they raised me, a liberal minded left wing tolerant kind of person.
I know my parents are racist, but in that very British way where all foreigners are bad until…
Jay
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The arguments I used to have with my dad about racism, sexism, politics, in short, EVERYTHING. He was a lovely man but grew up in a different world. He believed in fairness and tolerance, but would always argue the opposite with me. I’m so glad he did because that also turned me into a tolerant lefty. I think he was too, deep down…but he still loved Thatcher…so he wasn’t perfect.

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