It is often said that ‘The Godfather’ is an ironic commentary on the American Dream. That conventional wisdom may say more about movie critics than about ‘The Godfather.’
What does it say about modern life that Loftium could have stumbled onto a successful business model? Should people move into homes they couldn’t otherwise afford?
At the root of criticism of the millennials’ spending decisions is a value judgement and a narrow view of the America Dream.
For the first time since his election, President Trump has reiterated his opposition to Common Core. And his education secretary is starting to sound promising notes.
Humanity in ‘The Expanse’ is at a crossroads, and how they approach the hand dealt to them will determine their near future. It’s the same for us.
The cinematic remake of August Wilson’s Pulitzer-winning play is not to be missed.
From school to college to the music industry to Hollywood, Ice Cube made the American dream his reality and went from gangsta rapper to role model.
‘People where I’m from don’t grow up to be pilots, right? Like they don’t dream of flying a helicopter. That’s not something you do.’
The American Dream is not about money. It’s a call to create a society with the space to pursue humanity’s calling.
The working class feels disrespected, but perhaps their anger also reflects their insecurities.
A breakdown in social trust means conservatives need to do the hard work of going out into their towns to actually love, instead of objectify, their neighbors.
Understanding the American Dream properly is crucial for empowering those struggling to get over the poverty line.
I’m working my tail off to give my kids as much “privilege” as humanly possible. Go thou and do likewise.
‘American Idol’s’ next season will be its last. The pioneering reality show reignited Horatio Alger’s imagination in the modern world.
Televangelist Creflo Dollar’s demand for a new private jet may be the last we hear much of the prosperity gospel. At least, for a while.
Some people see a racist inside every head that formerly wore a mullet.
Even middle-class suburbanites are struggling to pay the bills. Why, and what can they do about it?
A day spent not working is a bad tribute to Martin Luther King Jr. We should instead provide more opportunities for African-Americans, and all Americans, to lead productive lives.
The Left doesn’t even bother pretending that the Constitution is more important than acts of progressive righteousness.
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