Millennials

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    TikTok, Fox, or Vox…Who Do You Trust?

    Generation Z, those born between 1997 and 2012, are less likely than Boomers and Gen X, to trust news channels like Fox News and CNN. However, they’re twice as likely to trust international news sources such as BBC and Al Jazeera than Boomers. The way Americans consume media falls along the dividing line…
    Brooke Medina, August 4, 2021
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    Snapshot of the Day: Millennials are moving to Cary and Raleigh

    From Smart Asset comes this look at the net migration of millennials for 2019. Millennials are defined as between 25 and 39 — with the oldest turning 40 this year. Cary ranks No. 7, with Raleigh at No. 13. Could this be part of the reason Wake County has turned…
    Donna Martinez, April 12, 2021
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    Poll: Millennials Moving Away From Democrats

    Hillary Clinton won Millennials decisively in 2016, but something has changed, as Mitch Kokai details in the latest edition of UNC-TV’s “Front Row with Marc Rotterman.” WATCH. Here’s the Reuters poll.
    Donna Martinez, May 29, 2018
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    Are Millennials Democrats or Republicans?

    With an election on the horizon, pollsters are taking deep dives into the electorate to try and make sense of what could be coming. Will young people who are energized by the ‘resistance’ turn out to express their opposition to President Trump? Is there a Democratic ‘wave’ coming? Are…
    Donna Martinez, May 2, 2018
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    Attention Baby Boomers: Millennials Don’t Like You

    Whenever I fret over the $20 trillion-plus federal debt and what it means for future generations, I have to remind myself that, like many of today’s Millennials, I wasn’t tuned into heavy policy issues at that age either. Then comes this poll, as reported by Axios, and I wonder…
    Donna Martinez, April 26, 2018
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    Millennial teachers fare much better than peers

    According to the Business Insider, Median personal income for all NC employees: $31,900 Median income for NC millennials: $20,000 According to the NC Department of Public Instruction and the Wake County Schools, Minimum starting salary for a NC public school teacher…
    Terry Stoops, December 8, 2015
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    It’s official: Dumb millennials are going to destroy America

    If you were born after 1980, you’re a “millennial.”  And if you are a millennial, you’re going to ruin America. As a Generation X “slacker,” I know to take these generational generalizations with a grain of salt. But I have to admit that the performance of a representative sample of…
    Terry Stoops, February 20, 2015