Politics #AmericaWasNeverGreat, July 4's top trend, slams America's past

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    Social media users commemorated July 4's Independence Day by starting an “#AmericaWasNeverGreat” hashtag on Twitter.

    The trend “America Was Never Great”, a riposte to Trump’s campaign slogan, blasted the reductionist, rosy view of the nation’s history celebrated on July 4, which obscures slavery, racism, sexism, homophobia, and the persecution of Native Americans.







    Many #AmericaWasNeverGreat users celebrated and shared Chris Rock, who famously blasted July 4 as “white people's independence day” , because many people were enslaved at that time and did not have independence.

     
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    Shocking. :jj:
     
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    Chris Rock Trying to be edgy and "in"
     
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    Makes you wonder if they include the past 8 years in the equation
     
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    Some of them are born to complain.
     
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    I'm gonna wear my Eli Whitney t-shirt tomorrow.
     
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    Fireworks here have been over for hours but I am enjoying one hell of a thunderstorm rolling this way... No rain, just the good stuff so far
     
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    I hope you don't trigger any cucks.
     
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    Wtf are they still complaining about? None of these fucks had to pick cotton. Women have been enslaved since the beginning of the human race and you don't see us bitching about it. Fucking Africans were only enslaved for a couple of hundred years.
     
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    who is lecrae and why is he verified?
     
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    Dividing America along racial lines the most it's been since the 1960's, will be Barrack Obama's legacy.
     
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    Fuck poor people and immigrants!
     
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    now you're getting it
     
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    it's just like chopping garlic
    you'll figure it out soon
     
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    Am i to believe that these, and others that think the same way, are the next generation leaders? God help our Republic if so...
     
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    Put the chains back on and then lets see them complain