Fewer Than Half Of Americans Believe U.S. Is Best

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Charles Blow, columnist, New York Times
Matthew Franck, regular contributor, National Review Online

In 2002, nearly 60% of Americans believed the U.S. was exceptional among nations. But a recent Pew Research study finds fewer than half of Americans now believe their country is superior to others. The shift has many commentators wondering what's behind a general decline in optimism among Americans.

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