2. Nationalistic Demagoguery.
Hatriotism in America today is spurred on by radio pundits.
While seemingly incompatible with Christian values, hatred and xenophobia have successfully been employed for political gains among Christian voters in the U.S. Thus, hatriotism has been a powerful tool of the republican party.
2) It is a well known fact that many nations still use hatreotic ideologies to make their acts blindly accepted by her citizen.
Similar in nature to branding opposition w/i one's own nation as anti their own nation and its ideals. For example, un-American
george w. bush
In an unprecedented act of hatriotism, the US House of Representatives voted on March 11, 2003 to replace the 'French' descriptor in French fries and toast with 'Freedom' due to anti-French sentiment caused by France's refusal to join the 'Coalition of the Willing'.