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Millennials, do they spend the previous generation’s money?

WHY MILLENNIALS ARE SPENDING MORE THAN THEY EARN, AND PARENTS ARE FOOTING THE BILL Link to article: http://www.forbes.com/sites/larissafaw/2012/05/18/why-millennials-are-spending-more-than-they-earn/#1cc96ac03cd4 Claim 1: The majority of the 79 million U.S. Millennials are either unemployed, underpaid, or weighed down with student loans. One in … Continue reading

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People are scared of Millennials having a voice

http://www.theatlantic.com/politics/archive/2014/07/millennials-economics-voting-clueless-kids-these-days/374427/ Summary: The author of this article claims that millennials have a political viewpoint that does not make any sense. He gives a series of statements that seem to be saying that the opinions of millennials are contradicting and hypocritical. … Continue reading

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Editorial: 5 Reasons Millennials Should Vote This Year —— A Fact Check

Editorial: 5 Reasons Millennials Should Vote This Year By USA Today Link:http://www.usatoday.com/story/opinion/editorials/2016/07/18/editorial-reasons-millennials-vote-year/87232374/   Claim 1: The millennials should vote for their student debts. Evidence: “Sanders ignited his revolution with promises to help a generation of young people and their families … Continue reading

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The facts behind “Those tech-savvy ‘Millenials'”

The editorial I analyzed was “Those tech-savvy ‘Millenials’” by Jim Rapoza from the Eweek news source.  The link to the pdf of the editorial is: http://content.ebscohost.com/ContentServer.asp?T=P&P=AN&K=31758638&S=R&D=a9h&EbscoContent=dGJyMNXb4kSeqLY40dvuOLCmr06eqK9Sr6a4TbOWxWXS&ContentCustomer=dGJyMOXf8km549%2BB7LHjgO3p8gAA This editorial’s main argument is that “Managing IT workers born after 1980 takes the least work.” In other words, Millennials are … Continue reading

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Dissecting the Claims of “A Generation of Idle Trophy Kids”

Link to Editorial: https://www.bostonglobe.com/opinion/2013/11/04/idle-millennials-are-victims-their-parents-success/2rWDFWXQHo290FqUpz0HOO/story.html Claim: “While their parents weren’t looking, Generation X gave way to Generation Vex, an amiable, tech-savvy, yet minimally employable crop of Americans who will ultimately need more subsidies than a dairy farmer.” Evidence: Staying on the … Continue reading

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I’m a millennial and my generation sucks-Oh really? To the facts

http://nypost.com/2016/07/04/im-a-millennial-and-my-generation-sucks/ “Millennials are the worst. I should know — I am one.” I don’t even know where to begin on this, first it’s an authority fallacy,second being a member of something, it does not make you an expert on the subject, … Continue reading

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Monday, September 26 – ONLINE

For today’s class, you will need to work with your peer review group to complete today’s activity, so plan to meet with one another during our class period. You will need to complete the following items: Watch the video lecture … Continue reading

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