Pearl Harbor revealed American greatness 4

Seventy-five years ago today, Japan launched a pre-emptive attack against our country.

President Roosevelt responded with resolve:

“Yesterday, December 7th, 1941 — a date which will live in infamy — the United States of America was suddenly and deliberately attacked by naval and air forces of the Empire of Japan.”

He was clear to the American people that our exceptionalism would see us through:

“With confidence in our armed forces, with the unbounding determination of our people, we will gain the inevitable triumph — so help us God… More…

The soul of a nation 7

I will cast my vote tomorrow for the goodness of America.

Our experiment in democracy has embraced goodness as a goal, as a condition for living in the greatest country in the history of the world.

A Frenchman visiting this rugged country in the 19th century proclaimed,

“America is great because she is good. If America ceases to be good, America will cease to be great.” More…