Thursday, November 14, 2013

Americanist Heresiarch

"How Lincoln forged a civil religion of American nationalism," rightly explained by The American Conservative's Richard Gamble — Gettysburg Gospel. The author calls the famous speech an "empty vessel [into which] Lincoln poured the 19th-century’s potent ideologies of nationalism, democratism, and romantic idealism."

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