Am Not Ashamed to Be Who I Am
Although there are times I feel alone, I accept who I am as an individual, independent of what others think of me. I am not ashamed of being African American simply because I AM NOT ASHAMED OF BEING ME!!
I am not ashamed of being male because, for example, some other males disrespect women. I'm perfectly content with the fact that I respect women and encourage others to do the same.
I am not ashamed of being American because, for example, some Americans do things I may disagree with.
There are many things about me that I am not ashamed of and when combined makes me unique. My skin color is one out of many attributes I have and being African American is one of them Thus, I am not ashamed of being African American because I am not ashamed of being me.