No, America Is Not “Irredeemably Evil.” Democrats: Show Our Love of Country

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Democrats have long gotten a bad rap — and a bad rep — from Republicans. Somehow, the conventional knowledge now goes, Republicans are the flag-waving patriots and Democrats “hate” America.

This bad rap was brought home vividly for me in late 2009. I had just given a talk on my commentary titled “Recovery Without a Reckoning,” about…