Patriotism

Patriotism is a devotion to one's country, excluding differences caused by the dependencies of the term's meaning upon context, geography and philosophy. In a generalized sense applicable to all countries and peoples, patriotism is a devotion to one's country. It is a related sentiment to nationalism. The English term patriot is first attested in the Elizabethan era, via Middle French from Late Latin (6th century) patriota "countryman", ultimately from Greek πατριώτης "countryman", from πατρίς, "fatherland". The abstract noun patriotism appears in the early 18th century. The general notion of Civic virtue and group dedication has been attested in culture globally throughout the historical period. In classical 18th century patriotism, loyalty to the State was chiefly considered in contrast to loyalty to the Church, and it was argued that clerics should not be allowed to teach in public schools as their patrie was heaven, so that they could not inspire love of the homeland...
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5 Best American Presidents
The Five Best Presidents Of All Time1. Abraham Lincoln Abraham Lincoln is "the epitome of a President who endured personal loss, political attacks, and the prospect of presiding over the dissolution of the country, yet persevered and triumphed," explained Barak Goodman, director of The Assassination of Abraham Lincoln (as well as the two-part documentary, Clinton, airing Presidents Day). "And not only that, he could write!"More importantly, the more »
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