July 4th is the most American of Holidays. The Fourth of July commemorates the Declaration of Independence on July 4, 1776 – the legal separation of the American Colonies from Great Britain.
The Holiday is marked by Parades , Barbecues and Firework extravaganzas.
July 4th Tea Party 2009 – Take back America – don’t tread on me
The Declaration of Independence – Thomas Jefferson Video – We hold these truths to be self-evident : that All Men are Created Equal , that they are endowed by their Creator with certain Unalienable Rights, that among these are Life , Liberty and the Pursuit of Happiness.
When , in the course of human events , it becomes necessary for one people to dissolve the political bonds which have connected them with another – and to assume among the powers of the earth , the separate and equal station to which the laws of nature and of nature’s God entitle them…. Life – Liberty and the Pursuit of Happiness.