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Millennial Generation

The Takeaway

What’s in Store for a Generation of Unemployed Youth?

Monday, October 27, 2014

Young Americans haven't fared well in the wake of the financial crisis, with unemployment rates double the national average, but overseas the figures are much more daunting.

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The Takeaway

How Millennials Are Remaking the Arab World

Tuesday, July 01, 2014

Juan Cole, author of "The New Arabs: How the Millennial Generation is Changing the Middle East," says the world needs to give the revolutionaries more time, and that the young protesters who led the Arab Spring will eventually remake their home countries. 

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The Takeaway

Pushing Back Against College Sexual Assault | Schoolgirl Kidnappings Spark Distrust in Nigeria | How House Parties & Millennials Will Save Classical Music

Thursday, May 01, 2014

Pushing Back Against College Sexual Assault | Schoolgirl Kidnappings Spark Distrust in Nigerian Government | Sinn Fein Leader Gerry Adams Arrested | Congress Actually Agrees on Something: The Capitol Dome Restoration Project | Be Careful Posting That Online Review, You Might Just Get Sued | How House Parties & Millennials ...

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The Takeaway

Saving Classical Music With House Parties

Thursday, May 01, 2014

A Boston-based startup is trying to attract 20-somethings to classical music. Groupmuse offers students and young professionals a chance to listen to live classical music performances in relaxed house party settings, including their own homes.

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The Takeaway

Who Are the Millennials?

Friday, October 18, 2013

For the millennial generation, those born between 1981 and 2000, technology has been the driving force behind the formation of identity. For millenials, commercial and digital fluency intersect to create a population that is both uniquely individual and globally connected. Marketing strategist Naz Riahi speaks with The Takeaway about her thoughts on who millennials really are, and how the brands we choose define the lives we live.

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The Brian Lehrer Show

Is 30 the New 21?

Wednesday, July 31, 2013

Traditionally, the five signs of adulthood are: finishing school, leaving home, becoming financially independent, marrying, and starting a family. How much has that changed? What are the new milestones? When does adulthood start, anyway?

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The Leonard Lopate Show

How the Millennial Generation Is Shaping the World

Thursday, February 21, 2013

David Burstein discusses how the millennial generation is shaping politics, business, media, and activism.

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The Leonard Lopate Show

Slow Cooking and Fast Future

Thursday, February 21, 2013

Smitten Kitchen blogger Deb Perelman gives some inspiration for cooking at home, even in a tiny kitchen. And David Burstein talks about how the millennial generation is shaping the world.