Short Essay On My American Dream

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My American Dream Many people throughout the world would do anything in order to live in the United States. Even if it means to leave all of your loved ones. But Why? Why are these people willing to give up so much in order to live in a country? This is the “American Dream”. American dream can mean many different things, but if you were to look it up on google it would say, “ The ideal that every US Citizen should have an equal opportunity to achieve success and prosperity through hard work, determination, and initiative.” Although this is the definition many people have different outlooks on what it means. This is my American Dream. To start it off, Why do so many people want to achieve their American Dream? In 2014 a survey was tested all around the nation the question was. “What is your…show more content…
To be honest, I’m already living my American Dream. I have freedom, shelter, food, friends, family almost anything I can ask for. But if i had to choose an American Dream this would be it. I want violence in America to stop! The rate of deaths by violence have nearly doubled in the past 5 years. This has to stop. I know i’m not the person to make this stop, but I know there is someone out there that knows what to do and will hopefully do it before this rate becomes even higher. Another part of my American Dream is that in the near future to have a permanent cure to cancer and other big diseases. I feel like the technology is there and we have enough knowledge in our medical/science field to create cures for almost anything. Last year I remember reading an article about a doctor that cured cancer. He tested it on a bunch of patients and it worked but I havn’t heard from it since. If this is true why isn’t the antidote being used all around the nation? Even if it is really expensive we should still use it. Because at the end of the day human life is more important than
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