True patriots don’t shut their mouths, sit on their hands

Commentary | July 12, 2006 | By John Burbank | Tacoma News Tribune

In contrast to Kennedy's call to contribute to the common good, the current president tells us we can go to war and have a tax cut, too. He urges us to help our country by going shopping. And we do. But patriotism is not about shopping or flag waving.

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