Here is the OP's story:
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The OP explained her fight with her mother was literally a fight that left her with serious physical injuries:
The OP's family clearly tolerates her mother's behavior and advises her to do the same:
The OP should press charges because such behavior is not acceptable
The OP explained:
She definitely needs to press charges
A Redditor told her to think of her brother
"She has no right to lay hands on you"
A Redditor shared his honest point of view
She should start making a plan to move out and call the CPS if the mother abuses her brother
The transition from adolescence to adulthood is a phase marked by the formation of personal identities and values. Parents' role during this time is to be supportive and understanding.
Sadly, not all parents can fully embrace their child's evolution. This Redditor's post vividly catches the painful consequences of such a breakdown in understanding.
The OP described a traumatic altercation with her mother, leading to severe physical harm. Cultural beliefs may play a role in this situation, but they don't justify violence.
As a young adult, the OP needs autonomy and respect, not aggression, and this story is a heartbreaking testament to the importance of these values.