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"Americans divide most sharply over what brings them together."

“Americans divide most sharply over what brings them together.” - | Samuel Huntington,  American Politics: The Promise of Disharmony What about the American dream? Critics say that America is a lie because its reality falls so short of its ideals. They are wrong. America is not a lie; it is a disappointment. But it can be a disappointment only because it is also a hope. In 2004, he wrote a
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