Patriotism and Citizenship

Panel discussion hosted by the American Enterprise Institute, May 20, 2001.

The panelists discussed American patriotism and Mr. Berns’ book, Making Patriots, published by University of Chicago Press. Other panelists were Mr. Cohen, author of Citizens and Soldiers: The Dilemmas of Military Service; Mrs. Cheney, author of Telling the Truth: Why Our Culture and Our Country Have Stopped Making Sense–And What We Can Do About It; and Mr. Fukuyama, author of The Great Disruption: Human Nature and the Reconstitution of Social Order. After their prepared remarks, the panelists answered audience questions. Judge Bork served as moderator.