We never had a democracy.

We never had a democracy.

America has never had a democracy, and that’s something immigrants keep overlooking. What they see as a democracy, Black people (descendants of American slavery) see as authoritarianism. Perhaps if immigrants such as yourself had been paying attention to what was happening to us instead of focusing on the American “dream” we wouldn’t be here. There is enough blame to go around, at some point, immigrants are going to have to address their elephants in their living rooms. They’ve aided the fall of America by ignoring racism and being complicit in not fightng for justice for Blacks too. Too many people didn’t care until they were personally impacted and that’s the problem. We are stronger in numbers to fight against authoritarianism, and too many immigrants have been aiding and abetting White Supremacy instead of fighting to ensure we all maintain our democracy.

The Nazi’s used Jim Crow as a model for their social differientiation plans. America taught modern domestic terrorists how to terrorize. I wish you all would tell the story right and stop pretending America is some innocent lamb with a bunch of naive patriots unable to defend themselves. Plenty of Americans chose this fate, and so we’ll marinate in this moment, becoming the shithole country we are constantly criticizing without ceasing.

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