By Frank A. Thomas
The promise of the US has regularly been artistic capability: firm, undefined, optimism, idealism, and desire. This promise, identified because the starting of the hot global and named because the nice melancholy because the “American Dream”, is what makes immigrants cry on the base of the Statue of Liberty. yet there's a darkish facet to the yank Dream, too—one that we don’t discuss a lot in well mannered corporation. an aspect characterised by way of the exploitation and domination of subjected people.
The nationwide weather has triggered many to query the validity of the yank Dream, and even if it even bargains a achievable imaginative and prescient for the country. There are few higher inquiries to ask. Our collective destiny will depend on a typical imaginative and prescient. If the yankee Dream is lifeless, then what occurs next?
This e-book evaluates the yankee Dream, establishes its roots, supplies purposes for its decline, and gives suggestions to reclaim the promise of the yankee Dream that's extra aligned with Jesus’ imaginative and prescient of the dominion of God and Martin Luther King Jr’ s imaginative and prescient of the “Beloved Community”. Our problem is to advance a redesigned American Dream, a sustainable destiny for all, loose from exploitation and domination of subjected people.
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