In 1776 the Continental Congress signed the Declaration of Independence, the most important document in our nation. Seven years later, we won independence from the United Kingdom and began the road to sovereign rule and freedom for all
(as long as you were white, male, and middle age).
This post is for my parents who immigrated to the United States in the 1970s for a better life. Thanks to their hard work and their pursuit of the American Dream, they had me, an American now living in Sweden. Hehe. At least we’re Americans!