Archive for September 20th, 2013

American Exceptionalism Challenged

American Exceptionalism Challenged Russian President Vladimir Putin provoked widespread scorn among America’s chattering class for employing The New York Times‘ editorial pages as a megaphone to scold the United States for hubris, i.e., a belief in its saintliness and destiny to lead the planet, a.k.a. American Exceptionalism. Taking Exception to Exceptionalism Even in an age […]