Whose Dream Is It? Defining and Participating in the American Dream

The American Dream holds a powerful place in our collective imagination. When did this idea come about and how did we come to define it? Our disagreements on the policies and ideals for our society are often rooted in different understandings and experiences about this country’s promise. In this conversation, we’ll reflect on the roots of our own notions and others around us so we may better understand each other in a way that’s more meaningful and constructive.