Why America Is Such a Hard Sell: Beyond Pride and Prejudice


Publication Date: March 2007

Publisher: Heritage Foundation (Washington, D.C.)

Author(s): Juliana Geran Pilon

Research Area: Culture and religion

Keywords: National security; selling America; American dream

Type: Speech

Coverage: United States


America's greatest contribution to the world is not material but spiritual. Our job is to make it clear, to others as much as to ourselves, that genuine pluralism, the seeming cacophony of freedom that leads to the truest harmony, is the message of America: It is our mission and the true meaning of the American Dream.