Sep 25, 2015 ... But over the years people have found ways to break down the standard ... many
of the homes were built in the first decade of the 20th century. ... of millions of
American homebuyers since shortly after World War II. .... as if America couldn't
shake the 1950s version of “what people want ... Around the Web.
World War II had a profound impact on the United States. ... of economic and
social patterns at home that provided the template for the postwar years. ... and
so he created one agency after another, with new ones often in competition with
old ones, to guide the war effort. ... Songs conveyed America's sense of optimism.
Sixty-five years ago, the world revolved around Nuremberg, Germany, where ...
Soon after the war broke out, America began to worry that there wouldn't be
enough food to go around. ... Tanks and shacks and the American dream ... the
boys overseas by posing for leggy glamour shots that adorned many a barracks
Jun 6, 2013 ... America's economy has been an awesome engine of wealth ... Over recent
decades, many political leaders have failed to reckon with a ... In the years after
World War II, as economic growth and productivity ...... Congress should
strengthen disclosure around lobbying and implement stronger revolving door ...
Jul 18, 2008 ... My dream for America is the same as my dream for the world and for the Universe
... and ..... American would, except with the added conflict of fighting in World War
II. ... Many are blinded by the ideas of "happily ever after. .... that while they are all
different, they revolve around the same mindset of thought: ...
Jun 25, 2011 ... The story of the pursuit of happiness in America is thus a story of its close alliance
... But in recent years, many researchers have begun to see this relationship ....
America is that between an American lifestyle that revolves around ... rise of mass
consumption in America to policies adopted after World War II: ...
After the devastation of the Great Depression and World War II, many Americans
... so there is no doubt that many Americans were content to pursue the “
American dream. ... Capitalism revolved around the exchange of goods and
services in the .... Middle class women worked as teachers or secretaries for a
few years after ...
Professor, Department of African and Afro-American Studies and ... the
movement nevertheless cohered around the aim of eliminating the system of Jim
Crow ... African Americans' support for WWII and the battle against the Master
Race .... riots, and other racial violence in the years after World War I. He was a
Named for another famous American, a distant cousin who authored the Star ...
fiction, most of which revolved around a new breed of American woman - the
young, ... Three years later, after the birth of their first and only child, Scottie,
Fitzgerald ... some to the army during World War II to be painted over and used as
Jun 3, 2015 ... Social life revolved around the school, while bars and other kinds of nightlife ...
However, many of the post-war suburbs are aging badly — with dead or ... they
still hold the promise of a slightly retooled American dream. ... Your description of
a dying suburb hasn't been my experience in the last ten years.