What Does It Mean To Be Patriotic?

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Patriotism is different than nationalism. It doesn’t demand a certain kind of obedience. Instead, it simply follows a certain order. The order of the “right” kind of choice at any point is not something that one just “know”. Instead, it is reiterated through one’s experiences, making each successive decision better than the last, closer than the last, then eventually you get to a place of complete love and devotion to the people…