The American Dream
Events, People, Movements, Ideas, Norms, and Perceptions
- Women's suffrage had only been put in place recently, and other women's movements were beginning.
-Industry was building and putting agriculture on the back burner
"That dream has always meant more than the mere accumulation of material goods. It has been warped almost to the breaking point by the materialism of the past dozen years."
"We are annoyed that we cannot make reality conform to our wish, and many prefer to insist on their wishes and deny reality."