With All the Racism in America, Why Should We Be Patriotic at All?

Despite all our political warts and boils, there is something truly unique and special about our nation

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Photo by Ted Eytan. Source
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President Obama and his family the night of Nov. 4, 2008 (PBS)
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Representative Ilhan Omar (The New Yorker)

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Retired Navy. Inveterate contrarian. If I haven’t done it, I’ve usually done something close.

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