Is the American Dream still valid dream?

Is the American Dream still valid dream?

Two Quotes From
“Coming into the Country”, Gish Jen

Two Quotes From
“Just Walk On By”, Brent Staples

Both above sources are from “The Blair Reader 8th Ed” pg 356.

Total Four quotes.

Instruction:
Based on these readings, on your own experience, and views on the American rights, what do you think is the American Dream consisting of?
Is the American Dream still valid dream?

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