Chris Hedges: The Nature of Patriotism

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Dandelion Salad

with Chris Hedges

RT America on Jul 4, 2020

On the show this week, Chris Hedges discusses the nature of patriotism with West Point graduate and US Army combat veteran, Danny Sjursen.

Video and transcript here.

From the archives:

I’m Sick and Tired of This Thing Called “Patriotism” by William Blum

Put Away The Flags by Howard Zinn

Chris Hedges and Danny Haiphong: Myths of American Exceptionalism

Exceptionally Innocent by David Swanson

If You Really Love Your Country…

There Is No Good Kind of Nationalism by David Swanson

Where Is Your Loyalty?

Why Are the Poor Patriotic? by David Swanson

Howard Zinn: The Myth of American Exceptionalism