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Grannies on Safari: Why the Fourth of July Matters

Posted on 07/6/2011 by | AARP Blog Author | Comments

TravelIt’s so much easier to talk about all the things our country does wrong, to focus on the wars we are in and to obsess about the economy. But when I traveled to New York City last week with my friend who is from Peru and who had always wanted to see the Statue of Liberty, it became clear to me that we are indeed a nation of people who should stop and take time to think about what our …