The View From The Middle: Ayers' Ideas Ring Hollow On Independence Day Weekend

Posted: July 27, 2014 at 1:30 a.m.

I spent the weekend following Independence Day surrounded by my family and thinking about how blessed I've been in so many ways. All the holiday activities, historical snapshots on TV and the patriotic "man on the street" interviews reminded me how my blessings began when I had the good fortune to be born in this great country.

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