matriotism


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matriotism

devotion to one’s mother country.
See also: Nationalism
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In Sheehan's own word she practices matriotism, in stark contrast to Palin's patriotism (Sheehan, Peace Mom 2006).
Nonetheless, I've had far too many contacts with dubious women in power, both academic and other, to know that if it were matriotism, we'd have the same ugly state of affairs.
Matriotism, on the other hand, is yin to patriotism's yang.
Matriotism is about one sun by day and one moon by night -- a moon that waxes and wanes and marks months and menses whether you live in Moscow, Idaho, or Moscow, Texas.
Matriotism, by contrast, recognizes that while there may be six- or seven-score fatherlands, there is only one motherland.