Originally Posted by HokieMSG
Teddy Roosevelt said in 1908 ... "There is no room for hyphenated Americanism. You are either an American, or you are not."
Didn't Colin Powell say something similar? I can't find the actual quote right now, but I believe he said something like, Don't call me an African-American, I'm an American. When you call me an African-American you segregate me.
"The willingness with which our young people are likely to serve in any war, no matter how justified, is directly proportional to how they perceive the veterans of earlier wars were treated and appreciated." ~George Washington