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Dean Obeidallah, a former attorney, is the host of SiriusXM's weekly program "The Dean Obeidallah Show," a columnist for The Daily Beast and editor of the politics blog The Dean's Report. Follow him on Twitter: @TheDeansreport. The opinions expressed in this commentary are his.
(CNN)It's the Fourth of July weekend, when all Americans -- Muslim-Americans, too, of course-- celebrate our country's freedoms.