Waving Goodbye to the America We All Knew and Loved

Article author: 
Ed Brodow
Article publisher: 
American Thinker
Article date: 
7 January 2021
Article category: 
Our American Future
Article Body: 

My generation believed in the United States. We believed in its respect for the individual, in its Constitution, in its status as the only benign superpower in history  In other words, we believed in American exceptionalism. "Traditional American values are worthy of a passionate defense," said author and TV commentator Monica Crowley. Referring to these values as "the American project," Charles Murray, author of Coming Apart, defined it as the continuing effort "to demonstrate that human beings can be left free as individuals and families to live their lives as they see fit, coming together voluntarily to solve their joint problems."... The Constitution was written as a restraint on the power of the government to interfere in our lives...

Obama and his fellow Democrats have introduced some new concepts into our vernacular: democratic socialism, identity politics, social justice, diversity, inclusion, political correctness, Critical Race Theory, cancel culture. They were intended for the express purpose of destroying everything that is laudable about America.
If you wanted to destroy the USA, how would you do it?  "America will never be destroyed from the outside," said Abraham Lincoln. "If we falter and lose our freedoms, it will be because we destroyed ourselves."...
As we allow the government to tell us when we can leave our homes, when we can go to work, and under what circumstances we can run our businesses, we relinquish more and more of our independence...

The worst shortcoming of our government is its failure to maintain election integrity.... In spite of the media's efforts to hide the truth, the public knows what is going on....

What kind of nation are we bequeathing to our children? ...


Book: The War on Whites: How Hating White People Became the New National Sport, by Ed Brodow, 2023.