The American Dream In Charles Darwin's Natural Selection

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In "Natural Selection", Charles Darwin explains evolution trough natural selection and its components. In "The Declaration of Independence", Thomas Jefferson say that the U.S. colonies are declaring their independence from Great Britain. In "The Human Cost of an Illiterate Society” Jonathan Kozol, explains the fear of been illiterate and why is so important to have at least a basic education. In "Workers" Richard Rodriguez, talks about the struggles the Mexican workers had on the field, and how they were stereotyped.
Thomas Jefferson states that “All men are created equal” but what does it mean (1). According to biblical scripts and the theory of evolution the humans are the same; whish mean we are the result of divine creation or evolved from
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The Declaration of Independence is the document, many Americans die for idolizes, this is just a piece of paper with no real meaning. The value relies on the actions they argue that all men are created equal but they don’t mean it has a vague meaning to most of the people. We ended a monarchy to create an anarchy. Thomas Jefferson say that they swear an oath; unifying their “Lives, our Fortunes and our sacred Honor” for a single cause (2). And what’s that single cause. This cause seems pretty pathetic because they want freedom but they don’t give liberty to others. They are selfish men looking for ways to create their own wealth. That is the main reason they came to this continent. They came because they want it easy money, this action can still be seeing in our America society. The Politian, the elite, just look for wealth they can talk so beautiful about freedom equality and all the things they want but at the end of the day they just want to get rich. Is that what the American dream has become? Doing whatever it takes to become rich and famous and losing and morality at doing so. What happened to the America dream that brought so many immigrant? The America dream based on hope, prosperity, unity, equality, the pathway for a better life. So immigrants want the America dream. Kozol says that “not knowing the world that lies concealed …show more content…
Darwin explains that diversity is important for “succeeding in the battle of life” (27). Natural selection did not create us as selfish, racism, pathetic raze; no that was us we talk so much of morals and virtues as we were guide from the guy above into a divine path, yet we are not honest with our self and to other. We are sinners im not saying from the religious perspective but from the point of view of morality. Whether you like it or not there is a point in life that we have to choose between ourselves and the life of other. This is the same with natural selection is either them or you. We betray our moral or sense of rationality for our pathetic insignificant life. Yes it is kill or be kill. But why do you have to kill families why do you have to kill communities why do you want to kill a society. Why do you kill dreams, morals and virtues? The answer is pretty simple you are afraid you fear for your life. Because you are worthless you cannot provide anything better than destruction, so what you do you destroy them and pretend to help fight against the problem; which is you, under that pitiable face. Rodrigues says “There are people who label me disadvantage because of my color” (349). America has become a racism country and full of machismo that not being a white adult male is a disadvantage for you, because American citizen feel superior that everyone else. Everyone seems

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