THE 4PM POLL: Is Dual Citizenship Good or Bad? Eileen Gu, 18, an American-born freestyle skier, who won an Olympic gold medal for China last week, has refused to say whether she gave up her U.S. citizenship to become Chinese. China doesn’t usually allow dual citizenship, but the U.S. does. Should we? Yes. America is about freedom. No. Citizenship means loyalty to one nation. It depends on the second country.