Gabe Zepeda (English 3 and 4)
Definition of the American Dream
The American Dream is something that everyone in America strives to obtain. It is what is supposed to driving the country forward in academics. Also in a financial sense as well as competitiveness in the work force too. Everyone who can work to support themselves and their family can work no matter what.
Some obstacles that rise when addressing the American Dream have to deal with being unable to let go of the past. People pass on their racism and prejudices to their children. Also, the way our country distributes wealth is ridiculously skewed towards those who are more wealthy. This is also mentioned in the video.
The American Dream is still real. I think that it is different for everybody though and its constantly changing all the time. I think that the American Dream shouldn't be vary