un-Americanism


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un-Americanism

the state or condition of being out of sympathy with or against American behavior, attitudes, beliefs, etc. — un-American, n., adj.
See also: Foreigners
the state or condition of being out of sympathy with or against an ideal of American behavior, attitudes, beliefs, etc. — un-American, n., adj.
See also: Politics
the state or condition of being out of sympathy with or against an ideal of American behavior, attitudes, beliefs, etc. — un-American, n., adj.
See also: America
the state or condition of being out of sympathy with or against an ideal of American behavior, attitudes, beliefs, etc. — un-American, n., adj.
See also: Attitudes
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Probing a weakened desire to hold on to an idealistically charged approach to American exceptionalism, Endler facilitates another rich exchange between leading public intellectuals, fitting these "thinkers" and their works together as a critical step in maintaining a debate that others have effectively trumped through accusations of "un-Americanism" on the part of several (i.e., the Chomsky-Zinn-Finkelstein quarter), and for preserving these voices as features of necessity.
Is it what is called "un-Americanism" when it manifests itself among Americans?
In our own country Wal-Mart has proven remarkably resilient against daily attacks and allegations that accuse this most American of all retailers of practices that border on un-Americanism. Sales have remained steady if not always robust.