The American dream can be defined by whoever dreams it. It could be the dream of making money so you can afford comfort for yourself and your family just as much as striving to become successful in what you pursue. How possible or impossible it is, doesn’t make it unfit for the definition of “the American dream”. The only thing what makes it valuable at all is the self-accomplishment and happiness it causes the individual who chose to go after it.
To some people Eleanor Roosevelt was just another First Lady however, to some she was a role model,a insperation, a wife,a mom, and a helper. Anna Eleanor Roosevelt was born on October 11, 1884 in New York. When she was little she lived with her parents Anna Hall and Elliott Roosevelt and her Brother Theodore. When she was about 8 her mom died. After her moms death her dad took them to livw with his mom.
Evelyn Boyd Granville was born in Washington D.C on May 1, 1924. Her father William Boyd worked odd jobs due to the Great Depression she was even the valedictorian at Dunbar High School. . Evelyn Boyd was separated from her mother when she was young. Evelyn and her sister Doris were raised by her aunt and her mother. Her mother was Julia Walker Boyd.
Nora Roudriquez is a hero to a lot of immigrants, she has helped them out with important paper work. Most of these immagrants were trying to qualify for documents (important paper work) to become legal. These people pay up to 4,130 pesos, and some aren 't even able to apply or don 't even get accepted. "Roudriquez who has lived in Mexico since 2000 says her experiences have shown her that the most (83%) are Central American." Meaning that since she is aware of this fact, that her target goal is to help those indocumented Central Americans.
Elizabeth Blackwell’s Contribution to Women in the Medical Field A spark lit by Dr. Elizabeth Blackwell ignited the inspiration of women all throughout the world by her astonishing achievement becoming the United States first female physician. Doing so, Dr. Blackwell established countless opportunities in the medical profession directed towards helping women throughout America. Undertaking her great feat was by no means leisurely nor frivolous, even so, she knew the benefits her sacrifices would formulate. Elizabeth was not always intrigued in joining the medical field until her early adult years of her life.
Lucille Ball was a famous actor in the 1950’s that went from rags to riches over her years. She was persistent even though her father died (Knight J, 2007) when she was just a young girl. It is not easy making over fifty films. Of course she did not just become one of theater's best comidian that is a woman from scratch, she had to find a way to make it happen and create a dream. Lucille Ball Made an impact on women in theater by creating a new style of comedy, and proving women can do innovative things and have an impact on theater and camera work.
Just as we are born, our parents hope for us the best future. Sometimes we don’t end up with it and that is only because we plan our own futures. Throughout all the years, our past presidents have tried to make America a great nation.
The Everlasting Eleanor Roosevelt A lost, awkward, young girl finds her place in the world while becoming a monumental figure in history. Eleanor Roosevelt lost both of her parents at a very young age. However, she still had amazing opportunities and studied abroad under very brilliant women. Eleanor married Franklin Roosevelt on March 17, 1905 and eventually become the first lady of the United States (Ward 1).
December 1,1955 was the day an unknown department store workers arrest started a movement that ended legal segregation in America. Even though she worked in a department store, Rosa Parks was best known for her work as a civil rights activist. Not only did she rebel against the laws of segregation, she also created a movement that abolished racism across the country. “Most people know Ms. Parks for being a woman whose feet were sore, who simply decided one day to sit in a seat she was not entitled to and defy Jim Crow segregation in Montgomery, Alabama. But her life was so much richer and more important than that.
Discrimination When people think of discrimination, the Holocaust comes to mind, but there are many more examples and ways of discriminating against others. This issue has been going on for centuries, and it is still a problem in today’s world. Discrimination is the isolating of others because of race, intelligence, and/or religion.
Women's rights Women are strong, powerful, and smart, women accomplish as many things men do. They accomplish them just as great as men do. Women like mary wollstonecraft, elizabeth stanton, and margaret sanger are reason why we have things we have and the power and freedom they proved that women are just as good as men. Mary Wollstonecraft was an english writer, philosopher,and an advocate of women's rights.