Bruce Springsteen on ?Someplace Like America? – The Washington Post

It is the story of the deconstruction of the American dream, piece by piece, literally steel beam by steel beam, broken up and shipped out south, east and points unknown, told in the voices of those who?ve lived it. Here is the cost, in blood, treasure and spirit, that the post-industrialization of the United States has levied on its most loyal and forgotten citizens, the men and women who built the buildings we live in, laid the highways we drive on, made things and asked for nothing in return but a good day?s work and a decent living.

Bruce Springsteen on ?Someplace Like America? – The Washington Post

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