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Myths About Democrats: Debunked by a Former Republican

Some of you have heard my story of being one of the first former Trump supporters to denounce Trump after a life-changing dialogue. It took changing my worldview on liberal values, Democratic officials and marginalized people before seeing the con

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Patriotism on a Global Scale

In today’s America, the party of Donald Trump has tried to equate patriotism with blind support of a would-be dictator. Many Republicans say that you can’t be a patriot if you don’t

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Am I a Patriot?

Despite growing up in a Midwestern, quintessential American small town in Ohio, I have never felt deeply connected to the term patriot. Don’t get me wrong — while I have not always

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Thoughts On Patriotism

As was the case for many Americans, the election of Donald J. Trump transformed my understanding of this country. I was brought up in a family that proudly waved the flag and

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We Are the Real Patriots

pa·​tri·​ot \ ˈpa-trē-ət \ noun1. a person who vigorously supports their country and is prepared to defend it against enemies or detractors.“a true patriot” The word patriot is completely misconstrued in today’s

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