Some articles on cities:
... college, however, Roosevelt needed massive majorities in the largest cities to overcome the hostility of suburbs and towns ... The vibrant labor unions, heavily based in the cities, likewise did their utmost for their benefactor, voting 80% for him, as did Irish, Italian and Jewish voters ... In all, the nation's 106 cities over 100,000 population voted 70% for FDR in 1936, compared to 59% elsewhere ...
... Mexicali – International Sister Cities program ... economic exchange programs with San Luis Rio Colorado, Sonora, Mexico in the Sister Cities International (SCI) program ...
... None of the cities within the county are considered governmentally independent, and all figures for the townships include those of the cities ... population center is the largest city (or cities) included in that township's population total, if it is of a significant size ...
Famous quotes containing the word cities:
“In bombers named for girls, we burned
The cities we had learned about in school
Till our lives wore out; our bodies lay among
The people we had killed and never seen.”
—Randall Jarrell (19141965)
“The only phenomenon with which writing has always been concomitant is the creation of cities and empires, that is the integration of large numbers of individuals into a political system, and their grading into castes or classes.... It seems to have favored the exploitation of human beings rather than their enlightenment.”
—Claude Lévi-Strauss (b. 1908)
“Whilst we want cities as the centres where the best things are found, cities degrade us by magnifying trifles.”
—Ralph Waldo Emerson (18031882)