Otequay of the Ayday
American exceptionalism is a highly charged term, and sometimes means different things to different people, and is a particularly potent concept in conservative politics.
Quote of the Day
Posted by JohnGalt at April 6, 2012 11:51 AM
Generally, the term is said to be the notion that America has a unique historic mission, values and ideals, that are either endowed by God or enshrined in the Constitution that make it exceptional in the world. -- Agence France-Presse on "American exceptionalism."