Patriotism Is Too Small For My Family – Let’s Try Democracy

Patriotism Is Too Small For My Family – Let’s Try Democracy

-David Swanson

On the Fourth of July I’m expected to celebrate a bloody, moronic, hubristic, and laughably failed attempt to take over Canada that instead got the White House burned, because at a battle in Baltimore lots of people died yet a flag survived, and somebody who owned other human beings as slaves wrote a poem glorifying the murder of people who dared to escape from slavery or who happened to be Muslims.

— Read on davidswanson.org/patriotism-is-too-small-for-my-family/

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