Isabel Sawhill’s 1999 article titled “Still the Land of Opportunity.” Public Interest 135 (spring) and answer the following Qs:
1) Summarize the key points the author makes in the article.
2) Next, do you think the US is still the land of opportunity? Why or Why not?
3) What do you think would be the response of a) an immigrant as opposed to b) non-immigrant (native-born) to the same question? Overall, do you think America is still the land of opportunity? Why or Why not?Does place of birth make a difference in your response to this question
4) What about responses by gender, and Americans from different racial/ethnic background
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