The American Dream: To Be Or Not To Be

I am a first generation American.  My parents came to the United States in pursuit of the American Dream like most immigrants to the US.  However as I grew older, I noticed that though upward mobility through hard work does sometimes pay off, there are other factors that affected that hope for success.  Andrew Ross […]

The American Dream in Practice

The Hays code or the production code was a kind of censorship that film directors and producers began to follow in the 30’s. Some of the hard limits that were enforced included “pointed profanity, nudity, sex.” While suggestions of vulgarity were frowned upon, they were often let go. Because let’s be real, considering the extensive […]