U.S. Consulate General in Shanghai reads “There are no kings in America”

Consul General James Heller and the staff of the U.S. Consulate General in Shanghai read, “There are no kings in America,” in honor of Independence Day.

Read the poem.

As part of the 2022 Dear Poet project, students around the country and the world wrote letters to Aileen Cassinetto in response to her poem “There are no kings in America”. Read the students’ letters and Aileen’s responses.