I recited the pledge since first grade. A national loyalty seems the key to success at many levels. Loyalty to family and tribe results in stagnation, friction, wasted dreams, and disintegration of the middle class. Our immigrant Times Square Bomber admits he took the loyalty oath in exchange for citizenship, "but I didn't mean it". He begins the rest of his life in a cage.
Pro-Hadi forces recapture Yemen's al-Anad military and air base, hundreds of Houthis flee (Reuters)
from the article: Labor expects new settlement freeze as payoff for loyalty oath