Elites of the 1920’s were a recent and developing breed of Americans, most were self-made success stories with the rare case of the inherently wealthy. This living fantasy was forged by industrialization throughout the country and new advances in technology leading to a privileged social society who only knew of prosperity (Lobely, N.D., para 2). It is easy to direct our judging fingers at the overbearing advantages of those who sat comfortably of their dough, but is this the correct way to perceive these people? To reveal the truth of morality inside the minds of any human is a questionable feat. Inside everyone’s minds are the trained...
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... with human eloquence and angelic ecstasy, and describe how they believe in the equality of everyone, but it must be seen. Ridding the economy of jobs for personal gain speaks against typical understanding; it is equivalent to the squeaking of a rusty gate, worthless. It is futile unless acted upon or helped. Just like a touch of oil will take the squeak out the gate, a chance to honestly help the poor will be the remedy for a seemingly rejected task. In the case that this has come across as a plea to donate all your money to charity, and that everyone who doesn’t should be judged, then please read this again. I cannot say that I am overly one sided on this issue, but I do think people need to realize how the simple act of chivalrous compassion is the greatest way to guide the less fortunate, whether it be from the 1920’s or the contemporary issues faced today.
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