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Old 09-05-2017, 01:23 PM
 
Location: Crooklyn, New York
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The other difference is millennials are a lot less white than older generations. Only about 60% white, IIRC. So it's less accurate to stereotype them as a bunch of privileged suburban whites than any prior generation.
I thought Millennials were even less white than that. The country as a whole is about 61.5% NHW.
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Old 09-05-2017, 01:25 PM
 
Location: Crooklyn, New York
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What has hurt cities like NY, SF, Boston, and Chicago more then the yuppies moving in is the working class moving out. Poor and working class people are the creators of most of the original art, food, and music.
New York has MILLIONS of poor and working class people.
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Old 09-05-2017, 01:28 PM
 
Location: Pittsburgh, PA (Morningside)
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I thought Millennials were even less white than that. The country as a whole is about 61.5% NHW.
Yeah, you're right. It's 55.8%. It seemed a bit too high to me. I was just looking at a crappy infographic.
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Old 09-06-2017, 11:44 AM
 
Location: Jersey City
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I'd imagine that SF probably tops this list. Former center of counterculture, and now full of tech-bros.
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