I Don't Believe In Patriotism

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    Representative Bodies Are Nonsensical

    Your country of origin says nothing about your productivity, mental capacity, or level of benevolence; thinking that the arbitrary spot on the map where you were born represents your values, therefore, is both nonsensical and dangerous. Germany does not represent Hitler; my...
    LeavingSociety LeavingSociety
    22-25, M
    Oct 12, 2010

    It'S Ugly An Causes Hatred And Ignorance

    I am not a patriot and will never be .I can see the problems of the nation I reside in as much as I see it's positives .Patriots irk me
    Smackhead Smackhead
    70+, F
    May 24, 2013

    And Why Should I ?

     i can live my life no matter in what country, who leads it, and what is it's name. if i die for a country, then i am not living anymore, right ? and die for no reason ? voluntarily ? thanks, i pass.   http://video.google.com/videoplay?docid=-594683847743189197&hl...
    Amadis Amadis
    31-35, M
    Aug 7, 2009

    It's a horrible thing.

    I've seen many (South) Koreans still believing in patriotism. Patriotism is basically Fascism in a nutshell.
    bezhnech bezhnech
    26-30, M
    Jul 6, 2015

    Mainly because I think it's the cause

    for many problems in the world. I think te whole of humanity is stronger if we are all working to the same page, rather than struggling against each other. My enthusiasm for patriotism was strong when I was a kid. I watched a lot of war movies. Thought Germans of today were bad...
    SDuWarriorInf SDuWarriorInf
    36-40, M
    Sep 6, 2015

    Proud Of What?

    You can be proud of your achievements in life. Proud you learned to swim or play a musical instruments. But it is completely stupid to be proud of where you were born. A sexual accident you had nothing to do with.
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    1 Response Feb 15, 2013
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