“courageous patriots have fought and died for our great american flag-we must honor and respect it he tweeted on september 24th responses to that from some of the country's 21m veterans have ranged from avid support to complete disgust but the argument over this supposed insult points to a. Fox news latino poll: vast majority of latinos believe us is the best country in the world and support armed forces. As the national anthem controversy continues, how about some historical perspective. The republican nominee said he would work with veterans' group to 'teach respect' for the flag and pledge of allegiance after anti-immigration speech. Our national anthem is a statement of respect for this hope, not a declaration that those present agree with everything our nation does or fails to do that's why members of the it obviously takes a special kind of patriotism for people to volunteer to risk their life for their country theirs is not blind patriotism.
Patriotic quotes from brainyquote, an extensive collection of quotations by famous authors, celebrities, and newsmakers my noble respect also goes to the anti-japanese revolutionary forerunners, martyrs of the people's army and other patriotic martyrs who dedicated all their precious things to promoting the. The prevailing argument is that as american citizens, we have a duty to respect and honor our flag otherwise, we can live somewhere else and nfl players have even more of a responsibility to honor the flag because they're role models and the country has treated them well that's way too simplistic. The harshest among them have judged it deeply flawed in every important respect in the 19th century, russian novelist and thinker leo tolstoy found patriotism both stupid and immoral it is stupid because every patriot holds his own country to be the best of all whereas, obviously, only one country can.
Hong kong needs a national anthem law – not to instil patriotism, but to safeguard basic respect alice wu says hong kong is not alone in debating what is acceptable behaviour while the national anthem is playing, and it's clear that taking a knee, as protesting football players do in the us, is not the same. Vice president mike pence's theatrical exit from the colts game because some nfl players knelt during playing of the national anthem shows more respect for a song than for principles i wish he and the president would put some of their patriotic fervor into getting water and electricity to puerto rico,. Long before oakland athletics catcher bruce maxwell took a knee in protest during the playing of the national anthem last weekend, sean doolittle was giving sincere thought to patriotic displays at baseball games and the surrounding symbolism.
Essential questions: how can we respect the symbols of our country and patriotism how can everyone be patriotic how can a community show respect and patriotism how can a person do to show their patriotism through when hearing the national anthem how can students show respect and patriotism using the. Patriotism is a hard concept to grasp i think it can be open to interpretation, but to me, it is isn't solely about blinding loyalty to one's country, but it is about love and respect this doesn't mean that there is a belief that one's country is the absolute best, but it means that there is pride in one's origins and a desire for that. Question a: what are one's responsibilities with respect to patriotism all individuals and families naturally and inevitably belong to larger communities: a local community (the town, city, or rural region), perhaps some intermediate community such as a province or state, and a country or nation patriotism is love for one's.
The president of the united states loves to drape himself in the symbols of patriotism, but fails to respect the ideals at the core of our constitution and national identity trump may love the flag, but he doesn't love anything it's supposed to stand for he actively encouraged a hostile foreign power to infiltrate.
Patriotism, he argues, is like self-respect in the individual and is necessary for self-improvement he points out that both self-respect and patriotism are virtues found in an aristotelian golden mean between the vices of excess and deficiency just as too much self-respect results in arrogance and too little can lead to moral. Patriotism, n combustible rubbish ready to the torch of any one ambitious to illuminate his name in dr johnson's famous dictionary patriotism is defined as the last resort of a scoundrel with all due respect to an enlightened but inferior lexicographer i beg to submit it is the first ambrose bierce, the devil's dictionary (1911). College of the ozarks, a private christian liberal-arts college located in missouri, requires students to take a class on military customs and respect for the american flag, fox news reported the class, called patriotic education and fitness, also reviews flag protocol and map reading and marksmanship.
Patriotism is the ideology of attachment to a homeland this attachment can be a combination of many different features relating to one's own homeland, including ethnic, cultural, political or historical aspects it encompasses a set of concepts closely related to those of nationalism some manifestations of patriotism. Each teacher should find ways to show their own patriotism finding positive things to say about our country and our country's heroes. By merrill ring a well-known california political columnist criticized colin kaepernick and other sports figures for taking a knee during the playing of the national anthem this was my response to him as you allow, those players have a right to make that protest: even the burning of the american flag has constitutional. Donald trump is singing the wrong song about freedom, patriotism and first amendment values over the weekend, trump: called on nfl owners to fire players who kneel or otherwise protest during the national anthem and display of the american flag said fans should stop going to games to punish nfl.