Exactly. One of the best State Senators here in Oregon was a Chinese lady who changed citizenship. She knew all too well the downside of socialism/communism. Sadly, not enough like her. Long retired now, but I'll never forget her...Mae Yih.Yeah, in my mind naturalized citizens are MORE American than someone who was born here by accident. The process is exhausting and should be exhausting, and if you make it through you've earned the right to call yourself an American.