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I Am Ashamed of America

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    Mistreated By the System - Over the past 31 years i have been mistreated by the system as i am disabled with a bad back. when i tryed to get help like ssi i was told i cannot get...
    wetlookh2o wetlookh2o 51-55 Feb 20, 2009

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    I Am Ashamed Of America - I love america living here is a gift from god, but the leaders and congress has sold the ppl down the river, their only concern is their own pockets and...
    mycuzinvinni mycuzinvinni 46-50, M 1 Response Jun 30, 2011

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    At Times - There are Times When America Really Upsets me. But I don't want to Leave my home land, I think our Government makes some really Crappy decisions and at times I wonder...
    matthewsmommy matthewsmommy 18-21, F 1 Response Jul 31, 2008

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    Can't Help But Feel Shameful - I know I shouldn't be so ashamed of my Country, but I can't help but feel embarrassed when I tell people where I'm from. Currently living in Sweden...
    unluckyrabbit unluckyrabbit 16-17, F Dec 3, 2011

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    America? What America? -       Everyone remember the America we learned about in history class? You know, that shining example of Democracy, lighting the...
    vinividivici21 vinividivici21 22-25, F 6 Responses Jul 31, 2008

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    America, it is a shame and we along with George W. Bush and the drunken Tea Party member of the GOP are to blame.The vital lessons from the Quran, the Torah, as well as the Holy...
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    We Are Just Different Shades Of Brown {originally written October 20, 2008; updated and revised 07/04/2012}My fellow Americans and those who have chosen to call themselves...
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    Wow so over 65,000 people here say this. I bet some of them even think we own this place, not like its owned by an American company but like it belongs more to us Americans then...
    KenzieluvsRupert KenzieluvsRupert 13-15, F 12 Responses Mar 18

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    America - By Luner007 and scorpioman84 [ intro ] Government got us programmed got us programmed to believe they lies programmed to not care when a little kid dies...
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    Im almost half American indian and i can sometimes since the future since things in people and Extremily rarely dream the future. i think that's why i always loved the earth and...
    Returnoflordtyrant Returnoflordtyrant 26-30, M 1 Response 6 hrs ago

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    ​My Fellow Americans:In 2014, Native Americans Are The Forgotten And Enslaved Race Of People Confined Within The Boundaries Of Their Ancestral Land By The United States Of...
    PreacherFoReal PreacherFoReal 46-50, M 4 Responses Mar 22

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    Income Inequality In America -The Intended Results Of America's Right-To-Work LawsAmerica’s commercial capitalistic corporations acquired power in the American political...
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    Inside OutThe Way God Sees Us And The Only Way We Should View Ourselves And Others In The World.The last few years of the 1960's were some of the most turbulent times for the...
    PreacherFoReal PreacherFoReal 46-50, M Mar 22

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    Now, let us discuss slavery; not that horrendous period in American history, that has mistakenly been declared over, never to return. Let us discuss the modern day enslavement of...
    PreacherFoReal PreacherFoReal 46-50, M 3 Responses Mar 22

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    Truthfully, American Capitalism is nothing but the love of money in disguise and American Exceptionalism is just the sin of pride by another name. We were told that the love of...
    PreacherFoReal PreacherFoReal 46-50, M 5 Responses 14 hrs ago

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    Get Over Your Fear Because We Will Never Stop Being Black!!The American economic and judicial systems were established on the principal that the Caucasian race were better than any...
    PreacherFoReal PreacherFoReal 46-50, M 1 Response Mar 22

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    My much-loved brothers and sisters of the United States of AmericaAmericans supports the GOP and Tea Party in the same way Americans support the Democrats. However, it remains...
    PreacherFoReal PreacherFoReal 46-50, M Mar 22

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    Michael Snyder Economic Collapse April 7, 2014 The level of employment in the United States has been declining since the year 2000. There have been moments when things have...
    Brooke01 Brooke01 18-21, F 3 Responses Apr 7

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    So we have been together for 7 years. He and I were eating lunch and he said "I'm going to this baby shower thing with my friends on Sunday" Now this wouldn't have been an issue...
    Barista123 Barista123 18-21 1 Response Mar 21

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    I hate the feeling of shame... I feel so much shame from everyone else that i cant allow myself to be happy. I feel i am supposed to feel upset and uncomfortable in my own skin...
    VioletViolence VioletViolence 18-21, F 2 Responses Mar 26

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    I am now a man in my early 20's, when I was a a young child I wasn't like a normal boy, I played with dolls, I walked around in my mothers heels, when playing games I liked to be...
    justj92 justj92 22-25, M 1 Response Apr 5

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    Sometimes I do things that I'm ashamed of. I don't know why I do them. Maybe I just do it for the attention. After it's over I feel so ashamed and disgusting and dirty. There isn't...
    garzagm garzagm 31-35, F 3 Responses 1 day ago

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    I used to have loser jobs..that are now occupied by Mexicans (illegal types) I HATE AMERICAN WORKERS AND AMERICAN JOB SITES. I have this job were the N*gger guy is supposed to...
    Igiveyounothing Igiveyounothing 41-45, M 1 Response Mar 20

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    I don't get the whole proud to be American ,yes I liked it when I heard it come from George Carlin & as usual his logic is spot on. Its not an achievment being born somewheres I...
    bob350 bob350 56-60, M 1 Response Mar 30

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    I am sorry to say so but I dislike America. Not American people (I have some good friends there) but the country. And I know this is a bit of an online suicide, but try to...
    LunaOanaAris LunaOanaAris 16-17, F 3 Responses Apr 6

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    I support four outstanding Black Hollywood superstars! I am posting today to tell the world I still love Halle Berry, Will Smith, Cuba Gooding Jr. and Will Smith. I read an online...
    orionnights orionnights 51-55, F 4 Responses Mar 16

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    I have to agree that America's big government did create the problems that most people of all colors face in America and across the globe. In 1776, America casted its die into...
    PreacherFoReal PreacherFoReal 46-50, M 6 Responses Mar 22

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    Hate This Term!- I just don't understand how anyone could be proud to be called this unless they or their parents immigrated here from Africa. For those of us descended from slaves...
    StandoffishBrat StandoffishBrat 18-21 2 Responses 20 hrs ago

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    Well here I am again expressing my thoughts. This is very therapeutic for me..lol My experience is more of a opinion than fact, so here how it goes. America is a weak fake illusion...
    pumpkin50 pumpkin50 46-50, F Apr 7

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    I am a single American female. I was born in Southern California in 1976. I support our American troops as they keep us free from terrorists and allow us o be free and live our...
    singlemominusa singlemominusa 36-40, F 7 Responses 4 days ago

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    Hi, this is my first post here and i really don't know what to say. i guess i could start by saying my names Michael, i'm 18 years old and live in the UK. The reason this is...
    mikeyw1995 mikeyw1995 18-21, M 1 Response Mar 30

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    I am definitely not ashamed of my body. I keep in great physical shape by swimming, walking, biking, and eating healthy. Thanks for all the nice compliments I have received here...
    boobsandbrains boobsandbrains 22-25, F 4 Responses a week ago

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    If there is anyone who should be so ashamed of himself to the point of wearing a mask over his face out on public it is me. I am 47 years old. And the shameful part is I never left...
    AGothicOdyssey AGothicOdyssey 46-50, M 1 Response 2 days ago

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    America is the land of the free and the home of the brave. we are pretty much divided 50% - 50% when it comes to our values. values of the past are slowly changing as people...
    backalley backalley 70+ 5 Responses Mar 16

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    I'm half Native American (Seminole) and half African (Botswana). My mom is full Native American, but I never got to experience any form of culture. Really wish I did. :/
    Zacarabear Zacarabear 18-21, F 2 Responses Mar 25

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    I just hate how they feel about themselves. They're so friken self centred! *Chinese guy asks an American to find china on a map. Hands him a map* *american guy flips to the USA...
    HikariOkaga HikariOkaga 16-17, M 22 Responses Mar 25

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    I'm not tired of America, I'm just tired of everyone thinking that America is some sort of perfect safe haven. WE as citizens of the US have allowed those in power to screw it up...
    KeithPrice94 KeithPrice94 18-21, M Mar 25

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    Which is very vague because "American" could refer to any country in the Americas. Am I from Peru? Alaska? The proper term is... uh... United Statesian...?
    LordSphinx LordSphinx 13-15 Mar 31

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    If you do not like what you read- please keep to yourself. A Dire Warning to Christians and People Everywhere. Hello, everyone here. What will be discussed here is very very...
    EvangelistTeen EvangelistTeen 13-15, F Apr 6

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    I am a very proud American military wife and mom. My husband is an officer in the Air Force. We are celebrating his 30 years in the service of his country. I support and salute...
    femaleoncruiseship femaleoncruiseship 46-50, F 12 Responses Apr 6

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    Yes without borders, language and culture we are doomed. Each immigrant group brings their own little something to America but we must blend in like a melting pot. Every group...
    johnny048 johnny048 46-50, M 2 Responses a week ago

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    Years ago when I was like 18, 19 years old I got an advert that advertised a secure credit card at $250, as I didn't have one at the time and had the "no established credit...
    vvonderwoman vvonderwoman 36-40, F 6 days ago

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    I was born in Europe to my American military parents. I have traveled all over the world many times and have seen so much; both good and bad. I am so blessed to have had the...
    wifeatdinner wifeatdinner 36-40, F 6 Responses 5 days ago

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    I guess half. My dad was military from America and my mom from Sweden where I was born and where they met. Now I live in America and have been for almost six years I believe.
    Audrina14 Audrina14 13-15, F 1 Response 4 days ago

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    I am leaving America. I'm leaving America soon to go to England. So nervous and excited.
    GoldenKnob GoldenKnob 18-21, F 3 Responses 3 days ago

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    I was born in Tempe, Arizona. I am attending grad school at the Arizona State University. In some of my classes there are military personnel in attendance. These people are true...
    bikinimama bikinimama 26-30, F 5 Responses 2 days ago

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    I am an American female along with my immediate family, relatives, and friends. I am very proud of my husband as he serves this nation as a military officer.
    barbaratownsend barbaratownsend 31-35, F 11 Responses Mar 20

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    I wish I had the money for a Dodge Challenger. I love the look of the modern ones. Because they have that classic feel. I want the muscle car era to be created for a new generation...
    Ruru88 Ruru88 18-21, F Mar 21

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    Native American Prayer Oh, Great Spirit whose voice I hear in the winds, And whose breath gives life to all the world, Hear me; I am small and weak, I need your strength and...
    liberosis liberosis 41-45, F 1 Response Mar 22

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    I'm Native American from Northern Canada
    Mchard55 Mchard55 51-55, M Mar 25

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    I Am Native American (cherokee) Gvgeyusesdi Hasgayah galvquodi ale ageyuhi Nihi Tsigeusv hawiniyu, agiye. Nihi ayohisdi ayv adageyudi ale ulihelisdi. Adanvto danalasgisgv...
    ahyokaatuyastanvusdayvhvsgi ahyokaatuyastanvusdayvhvsgi 36-40, F Mar 26