Defining the American Dream

Defining the American Dream

Work Time

Watch the short video clip from The New York Times , and then respond to the questions in writing.

What does this video reveal about the American Dream?

  • What does it imply about the “American Reality”?
  • Do these responses represent America as a whole, or would responses have been different if there had been a more diverse group of interviewees?

Write and discuss your responses with the class.

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