American Street

American Street


Ibi Zoboi

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American Street Symbols


The cars that Fabiola’s friends and family drive represent the American Dream—and what the U.S. does and doesn’t offer its residents, especially those who are racial minorities and/or immigrants. First, Chantal’s sedan with…

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The House at 8800 American Street

The house at 8800 American Street represents hope and the American Dream. Situated on the corner of American Street and Joy Road, generations of different residents have purchased the house hoping for a piece of…

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