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Zammour is a proud French nationalist and ardent defender of Western Civilization. The left-wing media tags him as “far-right.” Funny, they never tag anyone as “far-left.” His Christmas message indicates suggests that he subscribes to French Exceptionalism, but it should inspire the citizens of any country that embraces our divine rights of life and liberty (see: Declaration of Independence). Americans, as Barack Obama suggested, are not the world’s only exceptional nation, even if he utterly and embarrassingly failed to grasp what made America truly exceptional.
If you’ve visited Congress Hall in Philadelphia – home of the first Congress from 1790 to 1800 – you may be struck by two very large portraits in two meeting rooms just off the ornate 2nd-floor chamber – King Louis XVI and his wife, Marie Antoinette. It was both in recognition and appreciation for the role played by France in America’s revolution. Without French warships and troops to help surround and siege British troops at Yorktown, Virginia in 1781, Queen Elizabeth might be our head of state.