In a five-paragraph essay, redact on whether you think the American Dream is at the expense of American Minorities, such as African Americans, Mexican Americans/Hispanics/Latinos, Asian Americans, etc.
Your essay must have a concise introduction with a clear thesis statement. Your thesis statement must assert on whether you think the American dream IS at the expense of American Minorities or if it ISN’T.
Begin your essay by defining what exactly the American Dream is. In your body paragraphs you must:
Provide relevant examples to support your claim.
For example, if you DO believe that the American dream is at the expense of American Minorities, provide examples as to how that is the case. You may, for example, highlight how most Hispanics/African Americans are barely obtaining social mobility after centuries of being in the U.S.
You must use at least one of these websites to support your claim: Ethnic minorities face barriers to social mobility and job opportunities | Race in education | The Guardian ; Racial Economic Inequality – Inequality.org ; The Other American Dream: Social Mobility, Race and Opportunity (brookings.edu)