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Is America Civilized?

The barbarization of America

Consider this: how many times in this election cycle have you heard the phrase, “Every other civilized nation has…” something that we really ought to have?

If you’re reading this, then you, personally, are most likely a civilized person, granting that “civilized” is a slippery term. However, if civilization refers to a nation or culture that values its own well-being, its relations with neighbors, and belief in higher ideals, then America’s claim to civilization is highly debatable.
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