November 3, 2012

American Exceptionalism Is Arrogance

Bruce Fein, The National Interest

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Something is rotten in the staggering arrogance and puerility of America’s political culture. During the third presidential-candidate debate, both Mitt Romney and Barack Obama bugled that the United States is, must be and should be the world’s leader. Romney insisted that our starry-eyed forefathers brought forth a new nation for the heavenly “purpose” of making the world “peaceful.”

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