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American “exceptionalism” is holding America back from greatness

Exceptionalism—the idea that the United States has a mission and character that separates it from other nations—is ingrained in everyday talk about American politics.

It shapes high-level discussions about foreign policy—for example, in a recent argument by a foreign affairs scholar that the United States plays a “ 880 more words

Where did America go?

I love my country. I am a patriot.

I think that as far as nations with potential, as far as nations that have been founded by noble goals and ideals, the United States of America was founded on a revolution that has never ended. 301 more words


Some thoughts on Pakistan

I hate my country. Yes, but that’s the angsty goth emo teenager in me that never quite left even after I’ve turned 23. Truth? I love the everfuck out of my country. 416 more words



what treasons of the heart

turn great nations to ruin

they are always the lies

from the handsomest mouths

made to taste like the truth… 44 more words


city of patriots

I just returned from a trip to Boston, Massachusetts, USA. I saw more than one sign referring to the city as “The City of Patriots.” That made me think. 766 more words


Why I'll Never be a Liberal

In 1824, President Andrew Jackson formed a political faction that would become today’s Democratic Party. The essential driving ideals of so-called Jacksonian Democracy were this: Pro-executive branch, anti-Legislative branch, and moderate on the judicial branch. 4,038 more words


Giải Thưởng Phim Thời Sự Tết Mậu Thân dành cho Học Sinh

Hôm nay, Chủ Nhật 8-3 đã có buổi lễ trao giải thưởng cuộc thi Ký Giả Trẻ-Young Journalist do Viettoon tổ chức, với sự bảo trợ của Nhà Việt Nam, Đài truyền hình Việt TV, Hội Thân Hữu Huế, Viêtnam Film Club và VOCMF.  361 more words