In this series we will examine two key concepts: mythology and meritocracy. #MeritocracyMyth
Racism is embedded in the very structures of our American society. So are our national myths. If we want to unravel one, we’ve got to understand the other.
Is the American Dream true? Does everyone really have an equal opportunity to “make it” in America?
Watch as a hidden camera follows two men—one white, one black—as they make their way around the city of St. Louis.