At the very core of patriotism is the desire to preserve and enhance
democracy. For true patriots - those who take their love of nation
beyond the confines of their cushy sofas and wide screen TVs - there
are no limits to their efforts to hold leaders accountable to uphold
the Constitution and safeguard its inherent freedoms. Thus, for the
past three days that I've been in Denver - in the hotbed of this mecca
of "this is what democracy looks like," I've witnessed the GOOD and the NOT so good.
Huffington Post: Denver - Your Protesters Should Be Greeted With Flowers