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The American Dream Is Killing Us

Two or three years ago I read a wonderful article about the American dream killing us. It is something worth reading so I’m sharing the link to the article with you. I hope you enjoy the article as much as I did. Here is the link.

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America’s poorest border town: no immigration papers, no American Dream

Colonia Muñiz is the third stop for a series of Guardian dispatches about the lives of people trying to make a life in places that seem the most remote from the American Dream. According to one measure, the US Census Bureau’s American community survey 2008-2012 of communities of more than 1,000 people – the latest […]

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America’s poorest white town

One of those communities is Beattyville, recorded by a US census survey as the poorest white town – 98% of its 1,700 residents are white – in the country. It was also by one measure – the Census Bureau’s American Community Survey 2008-2012 of communities of more than 1,000 people, the latest statistics available at […]