Chinese President Xi Jinping’s first year in office has become synonymous with the Quest for the Chinese dream, which seeks to improve the lives of the nation’s people. On the other side of the Pacific, CCTV’s Jim Spellman takes a closer look at a similar concept–the American Dream. American dream is an idea that in United States anybody can through hard work and perseverance rise from lowest level of economic society to great success. While Chinese dream focuses on everybody rising together through shared sacrifice and work, American dream is about individual advancement.
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