We have gone from being the land of the free and the home of the brave to being the land of the managed and the home of the frightened.
I cannot believe that so many Americans are willing to sell their birthright of freedom for a bowl of government porridge.
You’re exactly right.
The anthem should not reflect Top-40 style popularity but an unchanging commitment to “When free mean shall stand”.
Those who say that the song “doesn’t work” and is too “difficult” just don’t get it.