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July 5, 2014 11:00 AM

Jonah Goldberg: This is why liberals are not proud of America

Liberals tend to equate patriotism with the government. President Obama was supposed to usher in a glorious new era of European-style big government. He’s failed, though alas not entirely. But in the attempt he aroused a populist movement — the tea parties — full of people who wore their traditional patriotism on their sleeves and tricorner hats.

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