Liberalism Makes America Exceptional

Contrary to what some conservatives say, liberals also have a vision of American exceptionalism.

Why is the U.S. different?

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“I don’t hear from [Obama]… what an exceptional country we are,” former New York Mayor Rudy Giuliani recently declared. “[W]ith all our flaws we’re the most exceptional country in the world.” 

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