Middle America believes in fair play, an equal opportunity to succeed or to fail.
We are the land of meritocracy, rugged individualism and equal opportunity.
As a start, we need to realize that the fight for civil rights and equal opportunity is not over.
"I never felt I didn't have equal opportunity as a woman," she says.
And all students should have an equal opportunity to compete in sports, with similar equipment, facilities and coaches.
The Fahy Committee had acknowledged that manpower statistics alone were not a reliable index of equal opportunity.
Life, liberty and happiness; popular sovereignty; equal opportunity.
Without liberty and equal opportunity civilisation is a farce.
He comes as the advocate of equal opportunity and he comes with the power to enforce his will.
Burrish and Hawke toed the same line on the morning of February 22d, and they had had that day at least equal opportunity.
The goal of giving all persons an equal chance to an education and employment, and to protect their civil rights, regardless of their race, religious beliefs, or gender. In the United States, various minority groups have been fighting for equal opportunity over the last 150 years. (See affirmative action, civil rights movement, equal protection of the laws, National Association for the Advancement of Colored People, National Organization for Women, segregation, sexism, suffragist, and women's movement.)