The American Identity has been taken from her people, gradually, methodically, and with forethought and malice.
The American Identity has been whittled over successive generations, so as to finish it, and remake it.
In the face of unbelievable American success, indigenous foreigners have undone it, in the name of what.
There can be no other cause for the dire state of our union, except that we the people have allowed for our fundamental redefining.
For if government were representative of a people who knew their character, then government would never have done such harm.
Being a nation of, by, and for the people, logic demands that the people know what they are of, by, and for. Hence, the American Identity.
So if we are to be saved from mistaken identity, then we must return to the American Identity, else we be american in name only. Simple?
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