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Cyril Abad


“By working together, we will rebuild our nation and renew the American dream" concludes Donald Trump.

A cardinal notion in the American collective imagination, the American dream refers to the idea that by virtue of will and work, every native or immigrant person can rise socially and succeed. Now the famous self-made-man who became president offers us a completely different definition of "American Dream reinventing himself around 3 pillars: nationalism, protectionism and populism. 4 months after the election of Trump, in the southern United States, in the heart of the republican bastion, euphoria is gradually giving way to misunderstanding and disappointment. The American dream 2.0 is at a standstill and melancholy palpable...