America: The Land Of The Punished, Credit-Unworthy, and Exposed

America is becoming the opposite of the Land of the Free

The freedom to protest is one of the most precious freedoms we have, though it is under attack even now. (Wikimedia)

We Americans have a lot of freedoms. We can say pretty much what we want, to whom we want, and how. We can protest and engage in civil disobedience. We can worship as we will (within reason). We can purchase a too-wide range of firearms (with inexcusably tragic