America has received a lot of negative attention in recent times. Whether it be gun issues, political issues, or diplomacy issues, a lot of people have regarded the United States as not being a fun place to be or visit at the moment.
It can all seem overwhelming at times, so we want you to stop and remember all the good things that still happen every day and how wonderful the good people of America are. We have gathered a list of stories that show random acts of kindness people have shown to their fellow citizens, and we hope it will restore some faith you have in humanity.
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1 This Is Anthony Borges, 15. He Used His Body To Hold A Classroom Door Shut, Protecting 20 Other Students Inside As The Gunman Fired Through The Door, Hitting Him Five Times. May He Have A Speedy Recovery
2 A Couple Of Months Ago, An Elderly Lady Asked Me To Walk Her Home Because She Was Scared She Was Going To Slip On The Ice. We've Become Friends And Now I Walk Her Home Almost Everyday
3 Officer Talks Man Out Of Committing Suicide. Eight Years Later, The Now-Father-Of-Two Gives The Officer An Award At The American Foundation Of Suicide
4 Kids Do What They Feel. These Two Strangers Just Hugged In A Fast Food Restaurant
5 Pararescueman Sgt. Mike Maroney Reunited With A Girl He Saved 10 Years Ago During Hurricane Katrina
6 Baseball Fan Holding Umbrella Over JROTC Member On Memorial Day
7 This Is What Makes America Great
8 This Man Reads Everyday At Lunch To A Man Who Cannot
9 Made Cookies And Brought Them To The Local Nursing Home. This Is Mrs. Posey. She Is 112 And The Nurse Said She Hasn't Had A Visitor In Over 3 Years
10 The Man Needed A Kidney, And A Class Mate From 50 Years Ago Who He Barely Knew Answer The Call