Independence Day Blog Hop

“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.”

These words were written and adopted by the Congress of the United States over 200 years ago. And yet, still today, there are citizens in this country who are denied the unalienable right of happiness because of their sexual orientation. Until ALL citizens are treated equally, can we truly say we are Independent?

Prize for this hop is an ebook copy of Catriona’s Curse. You must be a follower of this blog to win.

13 responses to “Independence Day Blog Hop

  1. I liked on fb-erma hurtt

  2. All citizens should have equal rights no matter what. Our military men and women fight for those rights every day. I am proud to be a military family.

  3. I agree that everyone should have equal rights no matter what.

  4. It amazes me that still today we are constantly fighting to try and live by those words. We’re all created equal. We should live that way.

  5. I love how many people know those words and yet still try to take and keep certain rights away from others.

    FB follower: Emily Wells

  6. I agreed. We can only call ourselves independent once everyone are treated equally

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  7. desitheblonde

    i believe who are in titled to the right of the one who is in America and that if the person want o become a citizen they need to pay the tax and fee they can become a citizen with no exception

  8. Just remember with all that’s wrong with our county how great we still have it compared to so many others in the world. Remember to be grateful for all that we have and remember from where we came so as to never go backwards and only move forward.

  9. When I was in middle and high school I refused to say the pledge because even back then I did not feel as if everyone was treated equal and refused to say they were. My teachers and I had many talks about it.

  10. PaParanormalFan

    Hello A.T.,

    Thank you for participating in the Celebrating Independence Day Blog Hop.

    I believe everyone deserves to be Openly Happy in Life, to be with the Person who Loves & Completes Them, without having to be subjected to the ignorance of some close-minded people. True Love does not see Race, Gender, Socio-Economic Status, etc….if people understood that, there would be so much more Happiness in this World!

    In my opinion, eReaders have done wonders in helping to “open” many of those “close-minded” people. Authors have been such a Great Asset in reaching out & helping people experience & accept GLBTQ rights with your Wonderfully Romantic, Loving, Emotional Writing…& of course Erotic & Sensual 😉 …making it more likely for them to be accepting, understanding & comfortable regardless of someone’s sexual orientation….We Could Hope, Right???

    I would very much appreciate the opportunity to be considered in your very generous giveaway of an ebook copy of “Catriona’s Curse”. I would very much like to read how April, Jeff and Sunny work to discover the secret of Catriona’s Curse. Thank You.

    Take Care A.T., Have a Safe & Happy 4th of July…& Stay Naughty 😉
    PaParanormalFan Renee’ S.
    paranormalromancefan at yahoo dot com

    PS: I am subscribed to your Blog, alixtheweaver, under my email address.

  11. You are so right! Till every living and breathing human being is treated the same there is no real independence. Have a good 4th.


  12. We loved watching the fireworks tonight! They were GREAT!!!
    following blog

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