Meaning of Loyalty #3: The State
May 20, 1951
May 20, 1951. Running time: 34:32 (incomplete). Loyalty is a willing devotion to a cause within a hierarchy of potential causes individual face. Devotion to a supreme cause is linked to an individual’s self-respect. Nationalism is an example loyalty used by dictators to warp the essence of loyalty by cutting off any competing loyalties individual’s may have.