A trend toward unity on our Independence Day Posted in: Lifestyle On July 4, we celebrate the independence we won from Britain – not our independence from each other. In the United States of America, we Americans are coming together this summer in extraordinary ways that we could not have anticipated a year ago. We are uniting to fight a global pandemic.PLEASE LOG IN FOR PREMIUM CONTENT. Our website requires visitors to log in to view the best local news. Not yet a subscriber? Subscribe today!