A post in two parts, “Paying for Success: The Reality in America Today” takes a look at the current condition of American society and how everything done within it is completely dependent upon wealth and income. Part 1 sets the scene, addresses the evident problem of financial inequality, and explains why it has occurred. Part 2 digs deeper and provides the perspectives and thoughts of prominent sociologists on this societal issue, while explaining, in a simple way, why this all makes sense.
We all are admittedly born into wealth beyond measure. By being born in America we are guaranteed clean water (for the most part… thanks Boston) hot or cold, electricity at anytime, thousands upon thousands of foods at grocery stores and an array of civil liberties. We all should obviously be thankful, thankful of the things […]