How Does a Responsible Citizen Promote the Common Good?

By Staff WriterLast Updated Apr 11, 2020 5:51:31 PM ET
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A responsible citizen promotes the common good by obeying the law, paying taxes honestly, informing himself about important political issues, volunteering in the community and respecting the rights and opinions of others. A responsible citizen is willing to sacrifice his individual interests for the collective good of the nation. He remembers his civic duties and serves his country despite any discomfort such a course might bring.