Place Matters: What Do Millennials Want in a Home?

The Wall Street Journal just ran a fun story on what millennials want in a home. Interesting to see how domestic priorities have changed in a few decades: Outdoor space is important—but please, just a place to put the grill and have some friends over. Lawn-mowing not desired. Amenities such as fitness centers, game rooms and [Read More...]

So Much for Millennials Shifting Left: They Can’t Afford iPhones

An Associated Press story tells an interesting, and not overly popular, story: young adults are increasingly labeling themselves using less liberal terminology than in previous years.  Here’s what Martha Irvine says in her noteworthy piece: Tina Wells, head of Buzz Marketing, an agency that tracks the attitudes of young people, has noticed this shift to [Read More...]

Millennials and the Future of Political Engagement (Audio & Transcript)

I recently had the chance to be part of an exciting panel on “Millennials and the Future of Political Engagement” at Values Voters Summit.  The panel featured young evangelical thinkers like Matthew Anderson of Mere Orthodoxy; Andrew Walker, Kentucky policy analyst; and Eric Teetsel of the Manhattan Declaration.  Chris Marlink, Jeremy Renner look-alike, moderated the [Read More...]

Panel Today at Values Voters Summit on Millennials and Politics

Reuters has called Values Voters Summit, staged by the Family Research Council in Washington, DC, “a ‘must attend’ on the political calendar of any serious candidate for the Republican presidential nomination.”  This year’s event started yesterday and continues through today.  Heavy hitters like Paul Ryan, Mitt Romney, Bill Bennett, and Eric Cantor will speak at [Read More...]

Why Aren’t Millennials Buying Cars?

The Atlantic has an interesting story by Derek Thompson and Jordan Weissmann in its September 2012 issue entitled “The Cheapest Generation.”  It details how “Millennials” aren’t making major purchases that once served as benchmarks of personal maturity. Here’s a snatch about how Ford is trying to solve this problem and sell cars to young consumers: [Read More...]


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