Wednesday, July 17, 2024

Tag: Independence Day

The patriotism of killing and being killed

Why are patriotism and war so intertwined in U.S. media and politics?

Real patriotism on this July 4th

Real patriotism means sacrificing to keep America going.

‘What to the American slave is your 4th of July?:’ James...

July 5, 1852, in Rochester, New York, he gave one of his most famous speeches, “The Meaning of July Fourth for the Negro.”

Trump’s Fourth of July

We must share these ideals if we are to have a functioning society. Without them, there is no America.

Independence Day Delusions

However we interpret the concept, we may not be as "free" as we're led to believe.

‘What, to the American Slave, Is Your 4th of July?’

Frederick Douglass told a crowd gathered in Rochester, N.Y., on July 5, 1852 that to slaves the white man's celebration of the Fourth of July is a "sham." And today, the gross injustice and cruelty he was talking about are still existent.

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JD Vance’s astonishing transformation: From calling Trump ‘America’s Hitler’ to Vice Presidential pick

Does Vance’s dramatic reversal mark a significant shift in his political journey, reflecting broader trends within the Republican Party and American politics?