I don’t know if my suggestion will help, but after the election I was in a dark place wondering just who these Trump voters were. I read Don’t Think of an Elephant by George Lakoff which helped explain how the same person can be anti-choice but pro-death penalty. How they can hate environmental protections but love living in rural areas. It won’t change how your mom’s beliefs, but it has certainly helped me better understand the moral inconsistencies of Trump voters.

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