USA TODAY poll: The greatest country in the world? On the 4th of July, a moment of reckoning for the USA
Is the United States the greatest country in the world?
The Fourth of July arrives at a moment of reckoning, a time that a deadly pandemic rages, racial protests are in the streets, the economy has plunged into recession and a brutal presidential re-election race looms.
It's easy to understand why many Americans feel embattled by the present and concerned about the future.
A USA TODAY/Suffolk Poll taken just before the holiday that celebrates the nation's independence finds a sharp divide on that question along partisan and ideological lines....