You dont have to belong to a particular political party to be a patriot. More important is having some knowledge of the people who formed the nation and appreciation for the leaders and events that helped shape it over 243 years.
Not all our leaders were heroes, and none was perfect. U.S. history includes no shortage of flawed humans. But it also includes lots of people who helped us grow into a better nation.
Heres a quiz about six events that were significant in making us the country we are today.