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Salon.com
The right wing hates America: The loudest flag-waving patriots are always the dangerous hypocritesDoes the right wing hate America? It has become a legitimate and important ques
The right wing hates America: The loudest flag-waving patriots are always the dangerous hypocrites
Salon.com / Posted 3 days ago
Does the right wing hate America? It has become a legitimate and important question to consider. Ambrose Bierce, in The Devil’s Dictionary, defined “patriot” as “the dupe of statesmen and the tool of conquerors.” Reasonable people should always view... Read more
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express
Did the Queen and Cameron speak out intentionally? Asks Leo McKinstryseek to maintain their facade of good relations by hiding their real views abou
Did the Queen and Cameron speak out intentionally? Asks Leo McKinstry
express / Posted 13 days ago
seek to maintain their facade of good relations by hiding their real views about other countries. As the American satirist Ambrose Bierce once put it, “Diplomacy means lying in state”. However, sometimes the curtain is ripped away, providing us... Read more
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