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Millennials are more conservative than Boomers or Gen Xers were at their age, study finds
National polls suggest millennials will vote for Hillary Clinton over Donald Trump by large margins in November, but that doesn’t mean millennials lean further to the left than young people of previous generations.   On the contrary, according to a new study, a larger percentage of millennials identified as...
1638 points by Los Angeles Times | Generation Y Conservatism Liberalism Republican Party Sociology Centre-right Political party Politics
Letter: Missing generations
Missing generationsLast week I covered town meetings in Antrim, Deering, Henniker, Hillsboro, Hopkinton and Washington. At each venue, one fact was readily apparent: The meetings were filled with gray-haired and balding people (I felt right at home). With few exceptions, a generation of Generation...
-1 points by Concord Monitor | Generation X Generation Y Abraham Lincoln Civil society Political philosophy American Civil War Liberty Social philosophy
Unzipped: Millennials on the move into 77047

2 points by The Houston Chronicle | Generation Generation Y Strauss and Howe Pew Research Center Generation X Silent Generation The Pew Charitable Trusts
Would Mike Ilitch's story be possible today?
It’s fair to ask whether a life such as Ilitch’s would even be possible for a working class kid today.        
-2 points by Detroit Free Press | Social class School Generation Donald Trump Wage Generation Y Detroit Mike Ilitch
Millennials are ditching the first date for the bedroom
Now that’s a quickie! Nearly half of millennials are more likely than others to sleep with someone before a first date–and nearly 30 percent use sex as a litmus test for love, a new study shows. Match.com’s annual Singles in America study found that 48 percent of the country’s 18- to 34-year-olds would slip between...
447 points by New York Post | Generation Y Prime number Woman Oral sex Litmus test Man The Bill Gender
You probably didn't need this survey to tell you that millennials are pessimistic
Not much optimism here. Shocker.       
19752 points by USA Today | Generation Y President of the United States United States United States presidential election United States Constitution Generation Z Washington D.C.
Snag-A-Slip looks to grow with $1.2 million in new financing
After snaring $1.2 million in new financing, Snag-A-Slip is poised to take a big step toward its goal of becoming the Priceline of boat slip booking. The Edgewater-based company plans to use the new funding to overhaul its online and mobile application, add 30 employees to its staff of 45, and...
-2 points by Baltimore Sun | Boat Generation Y
Why 1979(ish) may be the best birth year
The cool thing about being born in 1979 (or thereabouts) is we were exposed to the best of the analog and digital worlds — and that has uniquely equipped us to feel at home in both.        
-2 points by Detroit Free Press | Generation Y Grunge Digital World Generation Columbia River World Oregon Trail Generation X
Is greed slowing the NFL's growth?
On eve of Super Bowl, league faces tough questions on how to market to millenials.         
-2 points by Arizona Republic | National Football League Super Bowl Roger Goodell New England Patriots San Diego Chargers Generation Y Major League Soccer San Diego
Opinion: Why Trump can't afford to let down his supporters
How did the twin political earthquakes of Brexit and Donald Trump's victory happen? There are many reasons, but one answer lies in the technological and social media revolution of the last decade.
45 points by CNN | Margaret Beckett Gordon Brown Working class Generation Y Tony Blair World War II Want Democracy
Clinton promises young voters 'something to vote for, not just against'
The Democratic nominee sought to shore up support among millennials who are considering third-party candidates.
1495 points by The Washington Post | Voting Poll Candidate Democracy Generation Y Libertarianism Election Donald Trump
Tim Kaine shares that one of his kids preferred Sanders over Clinton
The Democratic vice-presidential nominee made an appeal to millennial voters.
264 points by The Washington Post | Iowa Democratic Party Poll Hillary Rodham Clinton Voting Generation Y George W. Bush United States presidential election 2008
Clinton is losing some millennial voters to third-party contenders
The Democratic nominee and her surrogates have launched a full-court press, including a speech Monday in Philadelphia, to improve her standing with younger voters.
2530 points by The Washington Post | Barack Obama Hillary Rodham Clinton Democratic Party Voting George W. Bush Generation Y John McCain Bill Clinton
Toronto Film Review: ‘Barakah Meets Barakah’
A smart, charming and bittersweet tale about the Kingdom’s millennial generation and their take on the social and political restrictions that stand in the way of meeting and mingling with the opposite sex.
590 points by Variety | Saudi Arabia Public space Film Jeddah Medina Riyadh Mecca Generation Y