Frequently asked questions about the This I Believe project, educational opportunities and more My parents have traveled a long way from Venezuela and are now living the American dream.
America is the land of opportunity. My belief in equal opportunity can be created by giving everyone the same starting point, the same education, and further progression to the ones who advance. Many servants would write letters back to their families in England, asking to buy them out of their agreement or to at least send some food.
Although, some of the servants would not survive through the five to seven years of hard work to even receive their land, which they truly deserved. This is because of the land of opportunity, America. As time has gone by my parents have been willing to move and change their occupations.