Am I Proud to be an American

I am proud to be an American

I cannot say this is true


They say it’s the land of the free

But its men are dying over seas

Fighting to protect its democracy

For those who discount their right to vote


The home of the brave

Where those with the bravery to be themselves

Are discriminated against

Because of who they love


Laws written by the people for the people

Whom are controlled by the government


With liberty and justice for all

Where all are losing the liberty of privacy

And justice is not served to all


The land of unless possibilities and dreams

Where honest men are losing the ability to rise up from poverty


One nation under God

That acts as nation of nations


I am proud to be an American

One day I hope this is true

This poem is about: 
My country


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