First of all, parents are not government. Secondly, they paid for his college up to a point and then he had to pay for the rest himself. Which is where his story actually begins. Needing people is not the same as needing government. None of us will say we do not need government at all, but when government begins to take over your daily life and make rules and regulations that cripple us or wants to take control over what you eat or what choices you have in your daily life, that fosters rebellion.