Rethinking the American Dream

The Levins say while the US gave them a better life, the economic crisis makes them worry about their children's future.

    The Levin family came to the US seeking education, professional success and home ownership.

    They were pursuing the so-called American Dream.

    While they feel that they have accomplished their dream, they worry about the future of the children amid the economic crisis.

    Al Jazeera’s Rob Reynolds reports from California.

    SOURCE: Al Jazeera


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