Why I Will Not Be Joining The Patriot Party

EUROBRAT shares something that should become an epiphany for every American who cares about their future and the future for their loved ones —-

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Because I’m actually patriotic.

Like, in a real way.

Unlike fake “patriots,” I don’t pretend America is perfect and that one should never be allowed to criticize it. I understand that there is a dark side to American history. But I love and appreciate all that is most exciting and creative and dynamic about America–the diversity of cultures and religious traditions and political ideas and cuisines which make their home here. I love jazz and hip-hop and salsa, and how those sounds weave their way in and out of the fabric of the nation. Pizza, burritos, falafels, pierogi–yes, please! I’m a big fan of our new Vice-President, the child of Jamaican and South Asian immigrants–and a big fan of my new Muslim county commissioner, Nafisa Fai, who’s got Somali refugee roots. Pre-pandemic, one of my favorite things in the world was a noisy Portland street full of guitar-playing buskers, anarchist…

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2 thoughts on “Why I Will Not Be Joining The Patriot Party

  1. Most Americans care about their own future, and the future of their loved ones–they just don’t care about their neighbours, or the people two streets over. Those people have to find for themselves!

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