America is a caring and sympathetic nation. Imperfect? Yes. Sometimes deeply flawed? Certainly. That said, sometimes that caring and sympathy do appear to favor some over others, most notably where political benefit for certain benefit-seeking/divisive politicians are concerned. There is nothing wrong with taking care of those in need so long as we also take care of our own. Look at the below photo and decide for yourself if we are doing a good enough job of that these days.