Life Liberty And The Pursuit Of Happiness In The Great Gatsby

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“Life, Liberty, and the Pursuit of Happiness” a doctrine established by our founding fathers and adopted by the United States as the original meaning of the American Dream. The Great Gatsby, by F. Scott Fitzgerald illustrates the dissent of the American Dream. As time progresses the meaning of the American Dream became lost, but it still has pertinence to the present.
The Declaration of Independence set the basis of what the American Dream meant and why it still has relevance to its people’s live today. Thomas Jefferson established that everyone is entitled to life, liberty, and the pursuit of happiness. Everyone deserves life. Today Americans see this issue take light in the Black Lives Matter movement that has swept the nation, which calls

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