" What ever Happened to Upward Mobility” is an article explaining how the United States was once a land of prospect the leading Nation of the world today turned into a nation of hopelessness. This article explains the way you can get the " American Dream” again. In many instances this article refers to the Gospel of Wealth to create a point. For example Sawhill claims that " We have a belief system in yourself that will no longer aligns with all the facts” (29) Also the article states that people don't take great pride in ourselves penalized more successful than our parents. We assess ourselves to our peers (29). This means functioning at the people around us. The Cellular Matrix really surprises me. I don't understand how mankind has a 66% chance of turning out to be successful when women include a 62% chance of becoming successful, when there are ladies graduating than men. I also miss how Latinos have an increased chance of becoming more successful than African American's especially because of the language hurdle. The teenage mother percentage in the United States disappoints me. Presently there shouldn't be a 41. six percentage of teenage mothers especially when there are several ways to steer clear of pregnancy. Although this may be the case it really should not be automatically thought that " their children happen to be headed to get trouble” (31) The economy strayed away from the professional business for the corporate universe. This makes a problem mainly because most of these jobs need a certain amount of education. The very fact that American's only have a 17% potential for making it for the upper two-fifths (28) can be reality and hopefully it's not going to stay like that.