Verifying the Falsehood of the term 'America'

Published: Wednesday, 09/06/2006 12:00 am EDT

I found the reference to "verifiable falsehoods" very compelling (Re: "Ignorance is Patriotic" Aug. 23). I was struck how Canadians have fallen into the trap of clinging desperately to U.S.-originated "verifiable falsehoods", especially with regard to the very definition of the term "America."

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