In the three years since writing that article, I've received lots of email responses and discussion forum messages from the perspective of young adults who have been oppressed by their parents.This article attempts to explore the other perspective—the parents' motivations and feelings—to help kids better understand and deal with their own parents.Please note that a complaint submitted through the online platform will not be considered unless you have raised it with us first.**Data based on an extrapolation from Ipsos survey conducted from 17th-22nd December 2014, among a representative sample of 2000 persons aged 18-75 in the UK, which has been combined with the total population of this age group (Source Eurostat 2015).3% of interviewees claimed that they have ever been in a relationship with someone they claim to have met on Match.
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