Not All Men Are Created Equal in America

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In America, are all men created equal? No, in America not all men are created equally. Some people are rich, and can live lavish lifestyles, while others are barley getting by. America is an extremely segregated nation with many social classes.
One of the well known classes in American is the ‘rich.’ The rich are people that can typically afford or buy the most, in order to outdo someone, and to be the best. This is where people are definitely not created equally, comes in to play. The American ‘upper class’ usually looks down upon any other class other than themselves, in the movie “People Like Us” Thomas Langhorne Phipps says; “We tend to dress better, act better, and look better.” (Louis Alvarez and Andrew Kolker, People Like Us,) To me this is demeaning, because I’m not rich, and I’m not poor, but it offends me because it seems like they’re looking down upon anyone and everyone other then themselves. In the movie it also talked about are different levels of the ‘rich’ way, and how they can tell who was born rich and who became rich. And even then they tend to look down on any...
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