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Meritocracy Within Democracy

I was playing Charade (?) with my friend when he made a fist and shook it then acted as if he were crazy. When I gave up, he said it was Democracy. 452 more words

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Summer Semester, Session Three (?)

Hello Readers! I keep thinking to write here but it never got done until now. I would like to take this time to explain in brief detail what occurred during session three of summer semester. 928 more words

Diary Entry

Unknownst, we've neglected the value of leisure.

It’s past midnight. And you are still awake, while the rest of your family are asleep. You recall the long list of assignments. The deadline is tomorrow. 379 more words

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Values and Beliefs: Income Inequality

I found this graph established a better comprehension of the income inequality in the United States. This carries proof against the idea that all persons are free from their circumstance. 18 more words

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Values and Beliefs: Sylvia Allegreto on Meritocracy

Sylvia Allegreto: The Myth of American Meritocracy

Quick snippet from Allegreto’s lecture on meritocracy in the US.  She is deputy chair of the Center of Wage and Employment Dynamics, situated at UC Berkeley’s Institute for Research on Labour and Employment. 23 more words

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Values and Beliefs: The False Reality of Meritocracy

I found this comic illustrated quite well the problem behind meritocracy.

TOM THE DANCING BUG: Hollingsworth Hound and the American Dream of Upward Mobility 20 more words

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Article One: The History of the United States Concerning Values and Beliefs

AMANDA TINOCO
VALUES AND BELIEFS LENS
JULY 24TH, 2014

INDIVIDUAL QUESTION: WHAT IS OUR COLLECTIVE HISTORY IN THE UNITED STATES?

Milton Rokeach defines beliefs… 1,260 more words

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