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Why Do I Hate “Freedom”?

And why am I not a proud patriot?

Photo Credit — Staff Sgt. Ned T. Johnston / “The Thunderbirds Delta formation flying past the Freedom Tower” / AFRC

We had left a socially distanced birthday picnic along the Hudson River and were relieved to find a nearby bus stop (turns out it is a long walk from 70th and Broadway to 64th and Riverside). But the name of the stop made me cringe: West 70th Street and Freedom Place.

Freedom Place? Really? WHY?

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