How restricted is class mobility in the U.S?


“The republican establishment seeks to persuade voters of its essential niceness, but niceness has not closed the deal. On measures of freedom provided by respected conservative and libertarian think tanks, the United States has fallen like a rock. Once the country of promise, American now lags behind many of its first world rivals on measure of economic mobility and has spawned an aristocracy.”

Contrary to democracy that American is proud of having, Buckley make an ironic example of American Dream. He blame it to its troubled education system, dysfunctional immigration law and declining in rule of law.

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