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Last year, this time I was not sure that this particular July 4th, would be as it is, truly free. I celebrate today in such a deep and grateful way. Thank you to those who fought and are fighting for our freedom, regardless of where you served. Thank, you to those who stand with someone united in freedom and support.  You were and are still holding that flagpole up as well.

I am holding it up with you, and I invite others to hold it up, along with, “The Founding Project.”  This is a chance to be the one who starts a movement in your community--  to take a stand for our Country. You can take Civics to the citizens and with knowledge create strength.  

Take a moment to celebrate beyond the parties and fireworks.  It seems to be unpopular to be so patriotic these days; in fact, former President, Obama, recently warned us about this. I say, “BRING IT ON!” My flag is staying up after today, how about yours?

I feared that forces would change our flag or be on the road to do so. This isn’t something new. They have made their voices known very clearly over the years. There is an organized plan to take our flag down.  It’s that simple.  I feared that last year's election would change our country so much that it would not be the same country anymore, and that the people in our history, like those at Fort Henry, who kept walking up to the flagpole over and over and over-- moving bodies to knowingly lay their own down in death to support that flagpole upright would have died in vain. They kept holding the flagpole at Fort Henry when Francis Scott Key watched and relayed the news that “Our Flag was still there.”  

With respect, I say, “IT STILL IS, Thank God!”

I am providing a link to my article. “Discover and Recover the American Spirit.” The Founding Project is a way to keep your hand on the flagpole of our flag.

Walk in Freedom, Happy 4th of July 

Breathing Deep with you and Still Learning- Josie Jackson

Written by Josie Jackson

Holistic Practitioner who loves the Constitution! I specialize in Cranial Sacral Therapy, Somato Emotional Release (trauma care & PTSD), Aromatherapy, Herbology & Food is Medicine! Tell me about your journey as a patriot! My show is about YOU!

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HEART! This is great, Josie! And thanks for linking us back to the other article--I missed it the first time, and I'm SO glad I went back to read it! Kudos!

Among nations, America is the shining city on a hill. And by the efforts of each patriot she shall remain so. You're work, Miss Josie, is much appreciated, and admired. Thank you.

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