What is the poem "Dreams" by Langston Hughes saying about the American Dream?

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What Langston Hughes is saying about the American Dream is that it is, essentially, everything in life.

Look at what he says about dreams -- if they die, then you have nothing, you can't fly, you're a field where nothing can grow.

If you agree with what Hughes is saying,...

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What Langston Hughes is saying about the American Dream is that it is, essentially, everything in life.

Look at what he says about dreams -- if they die, then you have nothing, you can't fly, you're a field where nothing can grow.

If you agree with what Hughes is saying, then you would say that a life without dreams, without the drive to get ahead and realize the American Dream, is a useless life that will never soar and will never produce anything.

Therefore, Hughes is saying that the American Dream is central to life or at least to the hope of having a worthwhile life.

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