It's not Patriotic

  • To dodge the draft
  • To mock war heroes and their families
  • To discriminate against active-duty members of the armed forces in one's companies
  • To campaign to keep disable veterans away from one's property
  • To compare one's search for sexual partners in New York with military service in Vietnam that one has dodged.
  • To avoid paying taxes, especially when American working families do pay
  • To ask those working, taxpaying American families to finance one's own presidential campaign, and then to spend their contributions in one's own companies.
  • To admire foreign dictators
  • To cultivate a relationship with Muammar Gaddafi
  • To say that Bashar al-Assad and Vladimir Putin are superior leaders.
  • To call upon Russia to intervene in an American Presidential election
  • To cite Russia Propaganda at rallies
  • To share an adviser with Russian oligarchs
  • To solicit foreign policy advice from someone who owns shares in a Russian energy company
  • To appoint a national security adviser who has taken money from Russian propaganda organ.
  • To appoint as secretary of state an oilman with Russian financial interests who is the director of a Russian-American energy company and has received the "Order of friendship" from Putin

 

 

Credit

Snyder, Timothy. On Tyranny: Twenty Lessons from the Twentieth Century. New York: Tim Duggan, 2017. Print.

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