The US today is a "land of opportunity" only for a select portion of the population. The statistical reality is that upward class mobility has virtually come to a halt with this generation, while downward class mobility is maintained. We put locks on the doors out of poverty via a full range of policies. While we don't want to talk about it, I think most of us are aware of the permanent decline of the US as a result. By choice, we got rid of all those programs and reversed all those policies that brought the US to its height of productivity and shared wealth from the WWll until the 1980s.
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