Frederick Douglass: The Meaning of July Fourth for the Negro

Every July 4, I read this speech. Now that I have children, I read it to them. Don’t fool yourself that we are, or have ever been a great nation. We are a nation founded on the most disgusting system of slavery, not to mention the genocide of Native Americans. On July 4, hang your… Continue reading Frederick Douglass: The Meaning of July Fourth for the Negro