A writer in the web publication “Medium” writes, “American Passports Are Worthless Now.” He’s from Sri Lanka and says, “my Sri Lankan passport was worthless for years. Now the American passport is worse. America has crashed straight through the third world into the fourth.”
I say, “American Exceptionalism” meet “American Except-tionalism!”
I thought it would be appropriate to inspect the definition of the term American Exceptionalism and what it actually stands for in the “Age of Trump.”
There are many, many, more examples of American Exceptionalism than I’ve detailed in this essay during this “Age of Trump.”. Just be aware, incredibly, the ones I’ve written about occurred in only the last few days and weeks.
The actions of consumer goods companies attempting to separate themselves from racial stereotypes reminds me of my own personal experiences when I was Asia regional director for FCB advertising in the late ’80’s and into the ’90’s.