Pretty much every single person that lives outside of the United States considers the ‘America the Great’ a joke. However, the image of the United States is mainly shaped by the media.
Anyone remotely familiar with the variety and greatness of people living in the United States can verify that no everything is black and white as it seems.
The people on this list prove that there is more to the whole stigma of the Western societies, there truly is greatness among Americans as a nation.
This young man was asked by an elderly lady to walk her home because it was cold and icy and she couldn’t do it by herself
He is now the lady’s friend and takes her home almost every single day.
This officer was talking a man out of ending his life
Eight years later, the man gave the officer an award. The man is now a father of two, a grateful that the officer saved his life.
You’ve probably seen this one, but it sure is worth mentioning
There’s a group of people who mow the lawns of disabled, elderly AND single mothers. There are great people out there.
Kids do what kids do, no matter the color or origin
And just to be clear, these kids are complete strangers.
This old man helped a young kid tie his tie
He showed him a couple of times so he could do it himself later on.
Kid donating money to help vandalized mosque
Btw, this kid is only 7 years old, and he was saving his money for an iPad. So, after seeing this, the American Muslim Community got him an iPad. This actually brought tears to my eyes.
Have you heard about the Uber driver Beni?
Beni took this young man to the hospital and kept him company because his family lived outside of the state.
This waiter helped a man feed his disabled wife
He did it so the husband could finish his own meal.
This pararescueman reunited with a girl he saved during the hurricane Katrina
No words for this man.
It’s the little things and voiceless people that make a nation great
These guys see a homeless man every day, so they decided to help him out a bit. The look on his face…
We meet many educators throughout our lives, but not every one of them is as great as this man
He attended to a baby as the baby’s mother was doing a Geography class test.
There are no words that can express the emotion on the boy’s face
The 12-year-old was a part of the protest in Portland.
There are numerous examples of greatness, not only in the United States but all around the world. Share your examples of greatness. Let the world know.
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