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Borders and Barriers

In a few days we’ll be out waving flags, grilling burgers and hotdogs, and watching fireworks to celebrate our independence. In the 1600 and 1700’s European countries, especially England, launched hundreds of ships full of immigrants who eventually established what became the United States of America. By the mid-1700’s those immigrants concluded the oppression from the British Empire was intolerable. Patrick Henry’s cry, “Give me liberty or give me death,” resonated with enough people that […]

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