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I have more opportunities to succeed in life than my parents had.

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John B
Wednesday March 7, 2018, 7:06 AM

I did, but not so with the younger generation.

Danii P
Wednesday February 14, 2018, 2:58 AM


Peggy B
Tuesday April 25, 2017, 8:51 AM

There are advantages and disadvantage in every generation so I don't think there are more opportunities now, just different ones. Education costs a LOT more than it did 30-40 years ago so that's a deterrent for this generation. (Only in US). It's actually cheaper for an American to go to Oxford University in England and live on campus per year than the same in any university in the US. They have caps on cost and a degree is a degree in ONLY the subjects needed for that major. Some things like Health and Education should NOT be a capitalist endeavor.

John B
Saturday April 1, 2017, 8:02 AM

I did, but not so with the younger generation.

Sue H.
Friday September 16, 2016, 10:56 PM

I did but I think it's harder for the latest generations.

Denise D.
Friday September 9, 2016, 3:18 PM

Probably not, economy-wise.

sharon ogden
Tuesday August 9, 2016, 7:18 PM

true xxx

sharon ogden
Tuesday August 9, 2016, 7:17 PM

noted xxx

Kay M.
Friday July 8, 2016, 7:04 PM


Aaron Bouchard
Thursday May 5, 2016, 6:19 PM

No, tuition is way higher than it was. People could get a good career that they could keep forever all benefits etc with little education. I am lucky to have had awesome parents but they agree too that it was easier in the 70s/80s. Inflation was not nearly as high, most people are not in the debt that they are in now. You could work a basic job in the summer and pay for school and afford to buy a used car plus rent and still be able to afford to go to the bars every night.

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