Independence Day Without Benefits

Independence Day Without Benefits

In America, the fourth day of July is celebrated annually as Independence Day. It is unnerving how so many celebrate Independence Day in good conscience with so many disenfranchised citizens. Although the country as a whole might be liberated, many Americans are anything but free. African-Americans have long been viewed as second-class citizens while being […]

The Day After Independence Day

The Day After Independence Day

On this, the day after Independence Day, reveals the true state of the country‚Äôs current reality. America has celebrated one of its few high and holy days, yet there remains the obvious irony that continues to accompany Independence Day. While many privileged citizens celebrate another year of freedom, countless others are yet wrestling with the […]