Reader's View: Real patriotism requires active citizens
Fourth of July celebrations get me thinking about patriotism and its role in our country. We are good for flag-waving and platitudes. But do we practice what we preach? Do we love country enough to live up to our ideals?
Why is patriotism considered the highest of virtues? Shouldn’t we be more concerned about people?
Shouldn’t we love morality, justice or tolerance more?
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