Aatish Taseer, a gay South Asian British Muslim immigrant, writes a love letter to the USA, where his now the proud possessor of a green card.
“I was overcome by what must be one of the most unfashionable emotions of our time: boundless, unqualified love for America.”
Hell of an article. Reread it every Independence Day.
(Is Taseer Muslim? Not sure. Doesn’t matter — having a confusing heritage that requires a PowerPoint presentation to explain is the American Way! Ethnic purity is for the Old World — hybrid vigor ftw!)
[The Wall Street Journal]