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The 15 US Cities That Are Driving The Future

The American economy is being reshaped along the booming industries of technology and energy, according to new rankings of America’s Best Performing Cities by the Milken Institute. In the 2013 rankings, thirteen cities defined by Milken as tech hubs made it into the top 25, while nine could attribute their […]
The 15 US Cities That Are Driving The Future
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This Is How Much It Will Cost To Get Rid Of Trash In The Future

As the world population continues to increase at extremely high rates, it only makes sense that there will be more consumption of goods and, therefore, more waste. The World Bank recently released data on worldwide urban development and how regions around the world with varying levels of income manage waste.
This Is How Much It Will Cost To Get Rid Of Trash In The Future
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Urban Segregation Is At Its Lowest Point In A Century

[credit provider=”Wikimedia” url=”http://upload.wikimedia.org/wikipedia/commons/9/97/London_Ontario_Urban_Sprawl.jpg”] As America prepare to celebrate Black History Month, revelations both encouraging and discouraging from the Manhattan Institute: A report released yesterday finds that the segregation of blacks in America’s cities has hit its lowest point since 1910, thanks in part to the rise of black suburbanization, changes in the […]
Urban Segregation Is At Its Lowest Point In A Century
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Top British Architect Blasts LA And France As He Warns England Could Suffer From Urban Sprawl

[credit provider=”Flickr / Photos_mweber” url=”http://www.flickr.com/photos/photos_mweber/3156670821/”] One of Britain’s most respected architects has told the Times of London that new construction reforms could cause mass urban sprawl leading to cities representing Los Angeles spreading into the English countryside.The reforms have been defended by the government as a way to stimulate the […]
Top British Architect Blasts LA And France As He Warns England Could Suffer From Urban Sprawl
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TREND REVERSAL: Young Americans Are Choosing Suburbs Over Cities

[credit provider=”wiki commons” url=”http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/File:South_San_Jose_%28crop%29.jpg”] Despite frequent media reports and city planners’ hopes to the contrary, “white flight” is stronger than ever, data from last year’s census show.The 2000 census showing an explosion of 25-34 year-olds living in inner cities was cited by urban planners and demographers as evidence that American […]
TREND REVERSAL: Young Americans Are Choosing Suburbs Over Cities
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LBJ’s War On Poverty Is The Greatest Policy Failure Of Modern America

[credit provider=”kumanday via Flickr” url=”http://www.flickr.com/photos/kumanday/276903088/”] President Lyndon Johnson and the “best and the brightest” who staffed his administration led this country into three quagmires. By far the most famous, but perhaps not the most expensive and dangerous resulted from LBJ’s escalation of the Vietnam War. 
LBJ’s War On Poverty Is The Greatest Policy Failure Of Modern America