Take for example Barack Obama or Ben Carson. Had they easy start? The truth is that a white young man from a similar background might have it equally hard. He would just have one less excuse. The fact of life is that only a narrow fraction of any society have abundance of money, the most of us do not. The beauty of our country is that at least legally, we are all equal. The underprivileged might need to do extra work in order to advance in social structure. But when it comes to success in life, even rich parents cannot give it to their children; regardless rich or poor, one needs to work it out himself or herself. Complaints as the lengthy one by Jennifer Miller, are distractions demobilizing young people starting from disadvantageous positions.