Jon Meacham lost me in the first paragraph of "Keeping the Dream Alive" when he stated that the great enemy of economic capitalism is economic inequality [July 2]. There is always economic inequality no matter the economic system. Capitalism is not perfect, but it does a better job of rewarding hard work and pluck than any of the alternatives.
Jerry Harsh, DENVER
The American Dream, in its deepest sense, remains alive. Thomas Jefferson believed that a good measure of America's health could be found in the extent to which individuals are free to shape their own theistic (or...