Patriotism Vs Nationalism: Which are we guilty of?

ow that all of the grills have been cooled and the fireworks have fizzled out, we need to have a serious talk about patriotism. No, I'm not coming along to attack your flags or anthem (even though that anthem and its writer is racist AF and wasn't even the National Anthem until the 1930s. Do with that what you will.)

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Whitney Alese

Whitney Alese is a writer & podcaster, featured in WIRED Magazine (Sept 2020) & I-D Magazine (Dec. 2021) She is based in Philadelphia.