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Amending America: the 14th Amendment

Join one of the “Amending America” exhibit curators Christine Blackerby for a Facebook Live video on the  Huffington Post Politics page.

On July 9, 1868, the Fourteenth amendment to the U.S. 697 more words

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Becoming American

Today, for the first time, I celebrated Independence Day as an American citizen. A week ago, I stood in a large reception room along with a hundred and seventy-two others and our families, representing forty-seven nations, and we took an oath of allegiance to this country. 375 more words

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'But I Am From Brooklyn'

A few days ago, I reported–on Facebook, where else–a conversation with my daughter that went something like this:

Her: Papa, where’s India?
Me: It’s a country in Asia, sweetie, on the other side of the world. 493 more words


The Most American Story Ever! US capitalizes on those who want to renounce US citizenship!

The Most American Story Ever!

How US capitalizes on those who want to renounce US citizenship:

The US government’s response to the growing trend of Americans renouncing citizenship is to more than quintuple the fees involved with becoming not-American. 6 more words


League of Women Voters Joins the Bad Guys

To complete the fundamental transformation of America, obviously the votes of illegal aliens and other non-citizens are needed–based on the premise that the legal electorate will never cast a majority vote for self-destruction. 294 more words


Challenging Cruz’s citizenship as dumb as challenging Obama’s

Some people are foolishly challenging Ted Cruz’s American citizenship in order to disqualify him from running for president.  They have as much validity as those who challenged Obama’s citizenship. 563 more words

Election 2016

Am I or aren't I?

Here’s something for those of you who think they are knowledgeable on American citizenship law:

I’m Canadian – born in Ontario, raised in Ontario and went through the Ontario school system (which doesn’t seem to have left any permanent damage). 301 more words