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Our Kids: The American Dream in Crisis

A discussion of the latest book by Robert Putnam.

7:00pm, Tuesday 9 June 2015, Cardinal Hume Centre, 3-7 Arneway Street, Horseferry Road, London SW1P 2BG

In his book, Our Kids: the American Dream in Crisis, Robert Putnam is looking at the increasing inequality between rich and poor children in the USA. He examines why he believes equality of opportunity is no longer part of the American Dream.


Our Kids: The American Dream in Crisis by Robert Putnam, published by Simon & Schuster

How can we breathe life back into the American Dream? by Nancy McDermott, spiked review of books, April 2015