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  • Tea Party Express V: The Ex-Russian, Palin and The Black Patriots

    09/06/2011 7:17:55 AM PDT · by Lloyd Marcus · 9 replies
    LloydMarcus.com ^ | 9/7/2011 | Lloyd Marcus
    The highlight of every Tea Party Express tour is the extraordinary American patriots I meet. Felix is from Russia and became a proud American 16 years ago. I shared with Felix that for years I performed my original song, “Celebrate America”, at U.S. Immigration Citizenship Ceremonies. I was struck by the number of seniors tearfully taking the oath of citizenship; some so old they were in wheelchairs and some needing support by family members to stand. Why was it important for these seniors to become official U.S. citizens despite their ages? Felix, formerly a Russian, replied, “When you have lived...