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Old 03-31-2014, 05:59 PM
 
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The united states is already known as a melting pot, with people coming from all over the world . however, did you know within america OVERALL, the south is the most diverse. unlike elsewhere in the US, youll find so many people of different cultures and backgrounds even in the smallest towns in the south.

today im a proud southerner!!!!
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Old 03-31-2014, 06:01 PM
 
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By what definition is this the case?
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Old 03-31-2014, 08:29 PM
 
Location: Victoria TX
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There are very few white people in the south who are not of Anglo-Saxon ancestry. Communities of people who immigrated in the great waves into the USA nearly all settled and remained in the north. There are a few pockets in the south, like Italians in New Orleans and Czechs and Germana in central Texas, but mostly, the white population of the south is pretty homogeneously of British Isles ancestry.

By contast, huge numbers of Americans in the northeast and midwest retained their European continental ancestral ties for generations. In the middle of the 20th century, large northern cities had radio stations and newspapers for their communities who still did not speak English.
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Old 03-31-2014, 09:17 PM
 
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I don't think so
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Old 04-01-2014, 12:38 AM
 
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No, sorry. The South has a relatively homogenous population mostly consisting of whites and blacks. Most immigrants head to the Mid-Atlantic states, the West Coast, and Texas. Almost all of the new foreigners in the South come from Mexico and Central America only. That's pretty homogenous
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Old 04-01-2014, 01:13 AM
 
Location: Finland
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Southern supermarket:
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Old 04-01-2014, 02:14 AM
 
Location: classified
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The Southern US is far from being the most diverse region in the world unless you are only looking at it from a purely racial perspective. Generally speaking the only states there that tend to have a sizable immigrant population are Texas and Florida with most of that being concentrated in the cities of Houston, Dallas, Austin, Miami, Tampa, and Orlando. Outside of those cities those cities the demographics tend to get more homogenous pretty quickly.

Generally speaking I don't really consider black southerners who have lived in America for generations to be all that different with white southerners since they tend to share the same culture compared to say someone from China, Poland, Guatemala, or Nigeria which have a completely different cultural background.
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Old 04-01-2014, 08:56 AM
 
Location: West Coast of Europe
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Superlatives are usually wrong, but seldom as wrong as in this case
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Old 04-02-2014, 11:18 PM
 
Location: Mid Atlantic USA
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Originally Posted by mach234 View Post
The united states is already known as a melting pot, with people coming from all over the world . however, did you know within america OVERALL, the south is the most diverse. unlike elsewhere in the US, youll find so many people of different cultures and backgrounds even in the smallest towns in the south.

today im a proud southerner!!!!

I see you just make things up. Go right ahead and keep believing such drivel nonsense. The South is White (British Isles) and Black. Now they are getting some Latinos. Take out Florida and Texas and it is probably the most homogeneous place in the US.
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