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Omaha World Herald


In 1775, Patrick Henry spoke to both his fellow colonists and to the British when he said, “Give me liberty or give me death.”

Nearly 250 years later, I too, scream for liberty.


This article, originally titled "Give me Liberty..." , was reused with permission from the Omaha World Herald. To see the published article and more from the Omaha World Herald, please visit:

Preston Love Jr., World-Herald community columnist, is a longtime Omaha civic engagement activist who also teaches black studies at the University of Nebraska at Omaha.