Freedoms we celebrate on July 4th
June 30, 2021
As one person told me when I asked which Freedom came to mind when you think about your rights, “There are so many of them. Our right to have Freedom. I guess.”
Actually, that sentence, “There are so many of them,” was repeated numerous times.
Some had difficulty putting their thoughts into words, but I understood. It is the “Freedom to do things. The Freedom of choice.” And as an afterthought, they told me, “to remember to say thanks to all those who protect our rights.”
The truth is we don’t stop to think about our rights that often. I asked them to tell me what t...