Posts Tagged ‘American ideals’

The Patriot’s Asterisk:
Why We Shouldn’t be Ashamed to be Patriots

Recently a number of intellectual bloggers have been debating the concept of patriotism (see here, here, here, and here.) The conflict over such a mundane and seemingly uncontroversial term highlights the fact that we Americans have conflicted feelings about the word “patriot.” To question...
April 8th, 2008 | Culture | Read More