It's felt that the great achievements of modern times is that society is more fair now that opportunities are open for all, or do you think these days that the elite leadership class has less solidarity or maybe both? ( answer 100 words )

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This is a very difficult question to answer in only 100 words, but it may help to narrow down the meaning of the question. In the first place, what do you understand the word "modern" to mean? Is it being used to differentiate the modern age from the ancient and medieval periods? In this case it includes the entire history of the United States of America, and the colonial period as well. Or are you using "modern" to refer only to the period that is within living memory, perhaps since the Second World War?

It is also important to think about what kind of opportunities you are talking about. The question refers to...

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