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    I believe in family. I believe that a family is the most important thing in someone’s life. A family teaches you how to behave, where you can call home, and that you are loved. I know that my family will a

    I Believe in Family

    https://www.youthvoices.live/wp-content/uploads/2018/05/Andrea-Paul-Final-TIB.mp3 I believe in family. I believe that a family is the most important thing in someone’s life. A family teaches you how to behave, where you can call home, and that you are loved. I know that my family...

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  • Junhyoung, I agree with your idea that it takes a lot of effort to reach equal opportunity in America. Definitely for many immigrants they have no idea how unfair our country can be. I read a book called about a girl immigrating to America from the corruption of Haiti and she learns that her hopes of American equality didn’t always come true. I…Read More

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    Bullying and cyber bullying are just one of the problems facing America today. It’s so sad that lots of kids, especially in high school feel like their only escape is through suicide. Hopefully the future holds a brighter future for kids facing difficult times. Thanks for posting!

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    The book American Street by Ibi Zoboi shows readers that from an immigrant perspective, being an American is not always all it’s cracked up to be. The main character Fabiola Toussaint, comes to America from H

    American Street Looks at the American Dream

    The book American Street by Ibi Zoboi shows readers that from an immigrant perspective, being an American is not always all it’s cracked up to be. The main character Fabiola Toussaint, comes to America from Haiti without the guidance...

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    • Andrea, This was very interesting and your spin on the topic was also intriguing. I particularly like your closing statement, ” Maybe by working towards equal opportunity and supporting immigrants more, will make the American Dream achievable.” I think that very appropriately describes a very important part of the issue that needs to be addressed and fixed. I also think equal education is one of the most important things we need to to attain a more closer equality.

  • Jackalyn,
    America sure does have a lot to work on. We are by no means a perfect country but we have come a long way. I think that inequalities and prejudices are one of America’s biggest struggles along with how we treat the environment. However, we have accomplished many things like our independence and we should be proud of the many Americans…Read More

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