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I Am Ashamed of America

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    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

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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 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

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    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 13-15, F 3 Responses Sep 6

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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 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

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    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

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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, 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

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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 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

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    What does it mean to be American? In this Day and Age what does it mean to be American I see so much bad in America I use to think America was the place I use to take Pride in...
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    LittleClouds LittleClouds 18-21, F 8 Responses Nov 28

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    Because I signed up for this dating site. Posted some of my pictures. I had fun reading profiles n checking pictures of those guys who signed up too. I never told anybody about it...
    Elleshore81 Elleshore81 31-35, F 3 Responses Nov 25

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    this may sound odd. I'm not sure, but I feel ashamed me because of what I haven't done. I'm only 22 but I feel like my life has been kind of meaningless.
    EFairy EFairy 22-25, F Nov 26

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    I had lived a very tough life. We are poor. I encountered bullying, discrimination, have been mocked and my father hates me. He even denied that I am his daughter and he seldom...
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    I LOVE ANIME! !!!! AND WHY SHOULD SOME PEOPLE BE ASHAMED OF IT??????????
    KawaiiMiniAngel KawaiiMiniAngel 13-15, F 3 Responses 1 day ago

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    For the ENTIRE time "we have been in this New century, millineum (whatever)", America HAS CONSISTENTLY CHOSEN men Who Knew NOTHING of How to take this country - and indirectly The...
    desireindisguise desireindisguise 56-60 Nov 24

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    PreacherFoReal PreacherFoReal 46-50, M 5 Responses Nov 27

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    How many Americans does it take to change a light bulb ? None ! Americans don't change light bulbs. They let underpaid Mexicans do the job,
    Johndoe10000 Johndoe10000 46-50, M 5 Responses Nov 27

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    I am a American female and was born in England in 1959. However, I have changed my citizenship from Great Britain to the USA. My parents are American citizens and were living in...
    oldernudistwifeandmom oldernudistwifeandmom 51-55, F 4 Responses Nov 27

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    Some people don't believe in the American dream. I was just thinking about a video I saw about North Korea. I noticed their streets look like ours in America, only one difference...
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    America may be all fu?k up but i am proud to be an American because i can say and do whatever the fu?k i want to
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    Every person in America is technically African American regardless of race. Every human on the planet is African, I am African and one day I hope to return to the motherland. Where...
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    My parents are from Ghana but I am American and I feel American :)
    FifteenStars FifteenStars 13-15, M Dec 9

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    My grandparents were immigrants to the USA from Europe. I love being a woman born in this great country called America. I go back to Europe often for sightseeing, the foods...
    femalebrunetteintown femalebrunetteintown 31-35, F 4 Responses Dec 11

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    I was born in New York in 1994 to a Pakistani father and an American mother (with German and Russian roots on her side) very odd mix but would make 2 very interesting family trees...
    FierrrrceNadia FierrrrceNadia 18-21, F 2 Responses 1 day ago

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    Don't you just wake up in the morning and think how great you are to be an american. i have lived in america for all my life and i'm just so proud to be here. i am red white and...
    Sladetgx57 Sladetgx57 18-21, M 1 day ago

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    I actually am half Greek and half American
    TeresaChanaki TeresaChanaki 13-15, F 2 Responses Nov 20

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    WindWalkingDreamWeaver WindWalkingDreamWeaver 41-45, F 2 Responses Dec 3

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    joanwilliams joanwilliams 36-40, F 17 Responses Dec 4

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