To be an american to me means that i am free that when i grow up i can pick the job i want, what shift to work and to have a good education it means that i can say the pledge of allegiance and that i can vote for the president, my county clerk, and the mayor but to me it means most of all to be free and to be proud that i. This pin was discovered by mary filbrun-kuhar discover (and save) your own pins on pinterest. Note: this is the essay msaa 6th grader terrell patterson wrote for the elks club essay contest earlier this year (see previous post here) thank you, terrell, for sharing your work with us and for being a credit to wallace middle school i am proud to be an american because there is a working government,. I didn't leave the country because i didn't want to be there, but because the us was giving me a chance that i couldn't pass up i am proud to represent peruvians in the us when i accomplish something, i want people to know that i' m both peruvian and american, not one in spite of the other both countries. The travel ban affects people from several muslim-majority countries from entering the us and includes an indefinite ban on syrian refugees as well as a 120 day suspension on all refugee admissions the order, however, does not apply to naturalized citizens holding dual nationality with or travelling from.
“what is america to me a name, a map, the flag i see, a certain word, democracy what is america to me” the house i live in so, what is america for you are you happy to live in this country are you proud to be a citizen of the united states “yes, i do, i love my country” is, most probably, your. I wonder what a chief of the taino tribe would say if he could see his people now would he recognize me as one of his own would his tribal tongue make sense of my broken spanish what if he could follow me around for an entire day i imagine him standing behind me in class while i place a check. Essay about i am proud to be an american soldier 756 words 4 pages the united states has long been known for having a military presence that few would dare to challenge the catalyst has not been in having billions in defense funds, it has not been in having huge weapons of mass destruction, it is the heart and spirit. For this local muslim-american daughter of middle eastern immigrants, the line between the personal and political is blurry arrivals to our country is the same: grateful, hard-working people who give back to their new home country and raise their children to be proud, internet-addicted americans like me.
As we reflect on the recent july 4th holiday and all the celebrations that took place across the united states, i feel a sense of personal pride this truly is a great country in which to live but, more specifically, i feel proud to be a part of it and to be a native american i am a native man living in a country that. How donald trump made me proud to be hispanic for most of my life growing up, i liked basketball and chicken nuggets and reenacted the american revolution in a three-cornered hat in my backyard for my first first person is vox's home for compelling, provocative narrative essays do you have a. This holiday weekend, remember what america is really all about.
Editor's note: this blog is part of a series of first person essays about identity written by utep honors students during the spring 2013 semester el paso – all my life i have had problems with identity i identified as a mexican-american, but was always wondering what makes me mexican-american. Each student should have a question for ms guevara in response to her essay below or biographical information below instructor's i am proud to be an american, but i am also proud to be mexican if they would have never swam across that river i would not be sitting in my college dorm room typing this essay what i. An american veteran sets an honorable example for me to follow a veteran i am proud to be a part of a country that someone would respect enough to willingly endanger their life to protect its values the amvets organization in pennsylvania encouraged school students to write essays about american military veterans.
Middle-school why am i proud to be an american contest the tipton county commission on aging is sponsoring an essay contest for all middle-school students each school's 1st place winner will receive $50 and be recognized as a finalist during their february 18th program, patriotism and praise the tipton. Are you proud to be an american it is a great privilige to be an american we have many rights and freedoms that other countries don t have most of us. The misconception of sikhs could not be farther from the truth our story is a deeply american story.