Post
Experience Project iOS Android Apps | Download EP for your Mobile Device

I Am Ashamed of America

Personal Stories, Advice, and Support 104 People

    Drugs. Violence. Rape.

    Sex. Debt. Corruption. Death. Anguish. Agony. Injustice. Prejudice. "Land of the free and the home of the brave" is just an illusion branded into the heart of America so that it has something to cover up the f*cked up history it has. Europeans came to America and, knowing...
    Nixismachina Nixismachina 18-21, F 2 Responses Sep 6

    Your Response

    Cancel

    America? What America?

          Everyone remember the America we learned about in history class? You know, that shining example of Democracy, lighting the way for the rest of the world? Yeah, that America doesn't exist anymore. When I look at how far our country's values have...
    vinividivici21 vinividivici21 22-25, F 6 Responses Jul 31, 2008

    Your Response

    Cancel

    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, but I've lived in France for three years as well, and visited many other European countries; and in every place I try and blend in...
    unluckyrabbit unluckyrabbit 18-21, F Dec 3, 2011

    Your Response

    Cancel

    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 it as i am a baby boomer and being so i am better off dead as it has caused alot of problems as for the things i had to do just...
    wetlookh2o wetlookh2o 51-55 Feb 20, 2009

    Your Response

    Cancel

    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 what there doing but isn't that good thing to Being in a Democracy you can disapprove with out Hating it!
    matthewsmommy matthewsmommy 18-21, F 1 Response Jul 31, 2008

    Your Response

    Cancel

    Then Leave

    If you hate America so much, then leave. There are plenty of people who would appreciate it, so maybe you should trade places with them.
    deleted deleted 26-30 1 Response Jul 7, 2012

    Your Response

    Cancel

    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 how much they can take the ppl for.. there is no concern about the ppl at all. many can,t pay their bills, many are homeless...
    mycuzinvinni mycuzinvinni 46-50, M 1 Response Jun 30, 2011

    Your Response

    Cancel

    Related Experiences

    Today I am really ashamed of myself... Well I don't want to disclose the reason thereof... But that's for sure am not going to continue the things which I did unintentionally even...
    godblesssouls godblesssouls 18-21, M 1 Response 6 hrs ago

    Your Response

    Cancel
    Why Were There Indians at The First Thanksgiving?Every schoolkid knows the story of Thanksgiving, and in their classroom pageants they always have two types of people: Pilgrims and...
    BadPam BadPam 51-55, F 2 Responses 14 mins ago

    Your Response

    Cancel
    I Am Just Saying But I Do Hope You Are Doing More Than Just Listening!112th Congress was composed of 538 individuals from the 50 states, the District of Columbia, Guam, the U.S...
    PreacherFoReal PreacherFoReal 46-50, M 4 days ago

    Your Response

    Cancel
    Our Global Actions Revealed That The American People Are Racist.Race is defined as the human classification of a group of people that are related by common descent or heredity...
    PreacherFoReal PreacherFoReal 46-50, M 7 Responses 3 days ago

    Your Response

    Cancel
    So I was in the car today an my mom and I were having a conversation she tried to end it with, "just because you hate America doesn't mean I do!" I had to laugh. I responded with...
    KateTheStraightedge KateTheStraightedge 16-17, F 5 Responses Nov 4

    Your Response

    Cancel
    The Truth Of The Matter Is Charles Barkley, You Are Not Even "Black Enough".As Sir Charles Barkley mentioned during an interview with a Philadelphia radio station, there is a...
    PreacherFoReal PreacherFoReal 46-50, M 4 Responses 4 days ago

    Your Response

    Cancel
    The secret report that helps Israel hide facts.The slickness of Israel's spokesmen is rooted in directions set down by the pollster Frank Luntz.Israeli spokesmen have their work...
    peza peza 46-50, M 2 Responses 3 days ago

    Your Response

    Cancel
    I have always been attracted to American culture. I love their music, movies, people and the country of course. I have never been there, never met an American but the funny thing...
    azanun azanun 18-21, F 4 Responses Nov 3

    Your Response

    Cancel
    The Midterm Election Was Not A Real Election; It Was A Political Coup Sponsored By The One Percent.The real threat to our national security lies in the fact that the Capitalistic...
    PreacherFoReal PreacherFoReal 46-50, M 7 Responses 2 days ago

    Your Response

    Cancel
    I'm ashamed that a lot of the time i do everything possible so i look male and i just dont feel normal when i change genders. I know its not in my control but i often feel ashamed...
    ricequeenn ricequeenn 16-17, M Nov 5

    Your Response

    Cancel
    Mainly of my hobbies, likes, interest, and fetishes (which only I know about). I won't disclose my fetishes, but whoever posts the biggest thing they're ashamed of when it comes to...
    YuriXWolfram86 YuriXWolfram86 18-21, F 2 Responses Nov 13

    Your Response

    Cancel
    So I was born in Port Patrick Scotland, the son of a Ex GI (American) and a house wife (Native) then by the time I was 5 we moved to Northern Ireland, till the IRA (Irish Republic...
    KnoxvilleStrong KnoxvilleStrong 26-30, M 5 Responses Oct 22

    Your Response

    Cancel
    Where I live we have many Native American communities. I have several Native friends. My "issue" is that Native Americans were here first, we conquered them, we starved them...
    JoshM1974 JoshM1974 36-40, M 1 Response Nov 9

    Your Response

    Cancel
    I've always loved the American girl dolls since I discovered them at 10 years. I couldn't get them as a child, they were considered expensive and when I finally saved money to get...
    lilbabygirl1 lilbabygirl1 26-30, F 1 Response 1 day ago

    Your Response

    Cancel
    This past few days is the hardest days of my life and I am ashamed of my own action therefore, i declare that it is a close case from now on.
    LoveHadassah LoveHadassah 18-21, F 5 Responses Nov 5

    Your Response

    Cancel
    I can't stand myself anymore I feel so ashamed of still being alive.
    SwanNual SwanNual 22-25, F 1 Response Nov 6

    Your Response

    Cancel
    I am so big and fat now that I can barely lift my limbs. I am not ashamed that I now weigh 730 lbs. I love eating and having my every need cared for. Sometimes I wish I had more...
    Rhondalynne Rhondalynne 36-40, F 7 Responses 5 days ago

    Your Response

    Cancel
    My parents have made it clear since I was young that I am expected to be this dominant woman with no emotions that can handle anything thrown at her with grace. On the outside I...
    Kpopcrazy3661 Kpopcrazy3661 18-21, F 5 Responses 3 days ago

    Your Response

    Cancel
    Yes , i love the Native people and their culture and have much respect for them. they are very wise and skillful and anyone can learn a lot from them, they wreak of wisdom. Just...
    LunarDream LunarDream 16-17, M 2 Responses Oct 30

    Your Response

    Cancel
    I was born in USA New York . But my parents are from Pakistan and I guess That makes me a Pakistani American ! And I'm proud ! Even though I was born here in America.. I think it...
    Amyyy000 Amyyy000 16-17, F 1 Response Nov 4

    Your Response

    Cancel

    Your Response

    Cancel
    I LOVE AMERICAN HORROR STORY SO MUCH! In my head the days of the week literally is like: Sunday Monday Tuesday American Horror Story Thursday Friday Saturday
    Aphrodite14 Aphrodite14 13-15, M 1 Response Nov 10

    Your Response

    Cancel
    The Democrat and Republican Party are two halves of the same whole. This is a dictatorship where the leaders shapeship between the two halves so no one gets too suspicious. The...
    Nevalost Nevalost 22-25, M Nov 10

    Your Response

    Cancel
    Us Americans find the easy way out of everything when it comes to pointing fingers as to who is responsible for this mess of a country. 1. You all wanna blame Barack Obama. YOU...
    StraightTruth StraightTruth 18-21, M 1 Response Nov 10

    Your Response

    Cancel
    I was born in Ottawa, Canada to Cape Verdean immigrants. When I was 3, my family moved into the USA, I was raised in Ohio. I always felt American, I've always loved this country...
    BSPdS BSPdS 13-15, M 4 Responses Nov 11

    Your Response

    Cancel
    i think a lot of americans are deep people but did you know 99% of the information you read or see in the media is carefully modified? also did u know latinamericas hate gringoes...
    carloslara7 carloslara7 31-35, M 5 days ago

    Your Response

    Cancel
    Watching American Horror Story Freak Show. Really getting into this show
    Yooper117 Yooper117 18-21, M Oct 23

    Your Response

    Cancel
    Just in general, I think Americans are quite stupid, I don't know why they complain about violence yet they have the audacity to claim guns should be legal for "protection" and say...
    Thyhistory Thyhistory 18-21 7 Responses Oct 25

    Your Response

    Cancel
    %100 Native American. People Keep Asking If I'm Asian So I'm Just Putting It Out There For Everyone To Know..
    iwannatalklife iwannatalklife 22-25, F 3 Responses Oct 26

    Your Response

    Cancel
    I happen to be an American female born and raised here. I am in my middle to late 30s. I am married and have three boys. I was hoping for a girl someday. This may not be in my...
    momfromusa momfromusa 36-40, F 14 Responses Oct 29

    Your Response

    Cancel
    We talk, and allow almost everything else, nudity NEEDS to be included in these discussions! Seriously, Facebook allows beheadings, there is violence all over TV, pot is being sold...
    nytro44 nytro44 51-55, M 4 Responses Nov 3

    Your Response

    Cancel
    I finally got too watch the new episode of American Horror Story. That had to be my favorite episode so far.
    Yooper117 Yooper117 18-21, M 1 Response Nov 4

    Your Response

    Cancel
    IT'S true,Craig Finn may not look like your "average bear" rock star,but when The Hold Steady plug in and start making music,its a wonderful thing. I am trying to "stay positive...
    bookerdana bookerdana 51-55, M 1 Response Nov 5

    Your Response

    Cancel
    Just watched the American Horror Story. Pretty good. I can't wait to watch the first Story, Murder House.
    Yooper117 Yooper117 18-21, M 1 Response Nov 6

    Your Response

    Cancel
    I'd rather be Canadian, but hey, being a southern American isn't too bad.
    JustCammy JustCammy 16-17, F 6 Responses Nov 9

    Your Response

    Cancel
    Mainly because of what you are taught based on who your parents are sided with or whoever you're around. I was told that democrats tax the upper class less, middle class more and...
    WeSeeWeJudge WeSeeWeJudge 13-15, M 2 Responses Nov 10

    Your Response

    Cancel
    I say this all the time, and I get the same damn reply each time. "Then why don't you move?" Me leaving the country won't stop the millions of people oppressed by the government...
    andrewh252 andrewh252 18-21, M Nov 11

    Your Response

    Cancel
    The more see, the more I think America has lost it's way. We used to be the shining example of so many things. Now we are hated by almost everyone. I wish we could take our...
    Koabyte Koabyte 51-55, M 1 Response Nov 12

    Your Response

    Cancel
    Although African Americans endured many, many struggles, I am proud to be black. I love my heritage and wouldn't want to change it for anything. Our ancestors went through so much...
    SentimentalMood SentimentalMood 36-40, F Nov 12

    Your Response

    Cancel