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Michael Josephson’s NBC4 Interview: “What 2017 Says About America’s Character”

Michael Josephson’s NBC4 Interview: “What 2017 Says About America’s Character” As 2017 came to a close, Michael Josephson sat down with NBC4’s Conan Nolan to discuss what the year 2017 demonstrated about the country’s character. Both segments of Michael’s interview (which was a part of the NBC4’s NewsConference segment) are worth watching — especially as we think about how character … Read More The post Michael Josephson’s NBC4 Interview: “What 2017 Says About America’s Character” appeared first on What Will Matter.

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What is the Essence of America

What is the essence of America? Finding and maintaining that perfect, delicate balance between freedom “to” and freedom “from” – Marilyn Vos Savant The post What is the Essence of America appeared first on What Will Matter.

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What Freedom Costs

“We mutually pledge to each other our Lives, our Fortunes and our Sacred Honor. ” – Declaration of Independence 1776 Remember and appreciate what your freedom costs. ; The post What Freedom Costs appeared first on What Will Matter.

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What You Can Do For Your Country

Ask not what your country can do for you Ask what you can do for your country. John F. Kennedy The post What You Can Do For Your Country appeared first on What Will Matter.

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American History: Resistance at Tule Lake

As Americas, We have a great deal to be proud of but we also have some things to be ashamed of. We must celebrate and teach our virtues with pride but we also must remember and teach about the times when we were less virtuous. We must always struggle to hear and heed our better angels. Video: Resistance at Tule Lake, … Read More The post American History: Resistance at Tule Lake appeared first on What Will Matter.

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COMMENTARY: True Patriotism & Human Rights – Remembering the Japanese Internment Camps

Celebration of our constitutional and moral obligation to justice and respectful treatment of all must not be treated as a partisan issue. It is patriotism. History — even ours — is marked with moments of weakness and fearfulness used to justify abandonment of the values represented by the star spangled banner. True patriotism is not partisan and it is not … Read More The post COMMENTARY: True Patriotism & Human Rights – Remembering the Japanese Internment Camps appeared first on What Will Matter.

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What’s right about America

“There is nothing wrong with America that cannot be cured by what is right with America.” – Bill Clinton ; ; The post What’s right about America appeared first on What Will Matter.

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True Patriotism

; ; ; “True patriotism springs from a belief in the dignity of the individual, freedom and equality not only for Americans but for all people on earth, universal brotherhood and good will, and a constant and earnest striving toward the principles and ideals on which this country was founded.” – Eleanor Roosevelt ; ; ; ; ; ; The post True Patriotism appeared first on What Will Matter.

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America the great

“America is great because America is good. If America ever stops being good, she will stop being great.” – Alexis de Tocqueville ; The post America the great appeared first on What Will Matter.

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America: Built on Courage

“America was not built on fear. America was built on courage, on imagination and an unbeatable determination to do the job at hand. – Harry S. Truman ; ; The post America: Built on Courage appeared first on What Will Matter.

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