Paul Benneworth

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ONE of the great timeless political adages is Samuel Johnson's remark that 'patriotism is the last refuge of the scoundrel'. And in a far-sighted nuance to this early political soundbite, he added that the true patriot is motivated not by a love of national institutions such as monarchy, but the greater collective good of the whole nation.
Original languageEnglish
JournalThe Journal (Newcastle journal)
Publication statusPublished - 7 May 2016


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