By Frank A. Thomas
The promise of the USA has consistently been artistic power: firm, undefined, optimism, idealism, and wish. This promise, identified because the starting of the hot international and named because the nice melancholy because the “American Dream”, is what makes immigrants cry on the base of the Statue of Liberty. yet there's a darkish facet to the yankee Dream, too—one that we don’t speak about a lot in well mannered corporation. an aspect characterised by means of the exploitation and domination of subjected people.
The nationwide weather has prompted many to query the validity of the yank Dream, and even if it even bargains a achievable imaginative and prescient for the state. There are few better inquiries to ask. Our collective destiny is dependent upon a standard imaginative and prescient. If the yankee Dream is lifeless, then what occurs next?
This e-book evaluates the yankee Dream, establishes its roots, offers purposes for its decline, and gives suggestions to reclaim the promise of the yankee Dream that's extra aligned with Jesus’ imaginative and prescient of the dominion of God and Martin Luther King Jr’ s imaginative and prescient of the “Beloved Community”. Our problem is to strengthen a redesigned American Dream, a sustainable destiny for all, loose from exploitation and domination of subjected people.
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American Dream 2.0: A Christian Way Out of the Great Recession by Frank A. Thomas