What is The American Dream?

  • What does the American Dream mean in today's world?

  • How has it changed over time?

  • Where is the line drawn between self-preservation and charity?

  • What factors affect these major events in history (political, economic, educational, social, etc)?

TimesVideo: "Defining the American Dream"

The American Dream 1908 - 1935

"Coming to America" by Neil Diamond

"Only in America" by Brooks and Dunn

Page updated 8/14/2015.