I used to be a rabid feminist and drank in the progressive ethos not only of the 1960s but that which prevailed even in the Massachusetts of my youth.
Precept by precept, line by line, I have come to see reality much differently from my utopian desires and my anger that the world was not the way I thought it should be. I have become a conservative.
There’s a great post over at PJ Media about similar journeys others have taken from Left to Right with many great links. How about you? Have you been mugged by reality?