One of the greatest moments in Trump’s speech Thursday night was when he flatly rejected globalism and urged Americans to unite as Americans. This is something that was severely lacking for eight years under Obama and Democrat rule. People are starving for this kind of pride of country.
Here’s a transcript via Real Clear Politics:
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For too long, Washington has tried to put us in boxes. The separate us by race, by age, by income, by place of birth, and by geography. They spend too much time focusing on what divides us.
Now is the time to embrace the one thing that truly unites us. You know what that is? America.
Because when America is unified, nothing is beyond our reach. I mean that. You will see…
We’re going to have a country that is so great, in so many different ways.
We hear a lot of talk about how we are becoming a “globalized world.” But the relationships that people value in this country are local. Family, state, country. They are local.
We wil compete in the world. We will compete in the world where is a two-way road — not the one way around. The advantages will come back to our country, and they haven’t for many years.
There is no global anthem. No global currency. No certificate of global citizenship. We pledge allegiance to one flag and that flag is the American flag.
Here’s the video:
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This is what the media will never appreciate about Trump. They thought we were headed towards a left wing global utopia under President Hillary. The American people had a better idea.