NYT: How Fares the Dream?

“He dreamed of a nation in which his children ‘will not be judged by the color of their skin but by the content of their character’. But what we actually became is a nation that judges people not by the color of their skin…but by the size of their paycheck. And in America…the size of your paycheck is strongly correlated to the size of your father’s paycheck.”

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http://mobile.nytimes.com/2012/01/16/opinion/krugman-how-fares-the-dream.xml

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