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Some articles on cities:

New Deal Coalition - Cities
... electoral 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 ...
Wabaunsee County, Kansas - Townships
... None of the cities within the county are considered governmentally independent, and all figures for the townships include those of the cities ... In the following table, the population center is the largest city (or cities) included in that township's population total, if it is of a significant size ...
Indio, California - Sister Cities
... Mexicali – International Sister Cities program ... economic exchange programs with San Luis Rio Colorado, Sonora, Mexico in the Sister Cities International (SCI) program ...
2020 Summer Olympics - Bids Which Did Not Go To Application
... The following cities proposed bidding however, they did not bid, or even formally announce their intentions to bid ... Mexico Casablanca, Morocco Lisbon, Portugal The following cities proposed submitting bids but announced prior to the 1 September deadline that they would not put forth a bid ... Multiple cities in the United States were interested in bidding but the USOC confirmed that the US would not bid, citing financial reasons ...
ZWE - Demographics - Largest Cities
... Largest cities or towns of Zimbabwe http//www.geonames.org/ZW/largest-cities-in-zimbabwe.html Rank City name Province Pop Harare Bulawayo 1 Harare Harare 2 ... Bulawayo Bulawayo 699 ...

Famous quotes containing the word cities:

    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)

    The cities of the world are concentric, isomorphic, synchronic. Only one exists and you are always in the same one. It’s the effect of their permanent revolution, their intense circulation, their instantaneous magnetism.
    Jean Baudrillard (b. 1929)