The tragedy is that we have now reared two consecutive generations who do not grasp what this country’s foundational values are the history of how those values won the day and what makes those values eternally precious.

I naturally want to blame our educational system for its liberalism and teaching of revisionist history, but I mostly blame parents for not setting the record straight, teaching their children about the greatness of America, explaining to their children how their grandparents and great grandparents sacrificed life, limb and fortune to defend our way of life, our liberties and our freedoms.

Terry Harper serves as the State Republican Executive Committee Senatorial District 21 Chairman.

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