Rust Belt

Episode Insider: The Rust Belt

Today, the Rust Belt is the economic region of the United States concentrated in the formerly dominant industrial states of Illinois, Indiana, Michigan, Ohio,...

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Altered States: The Puerto Rican Diaspora

The Puerto Rican diaspora is overwhelmingly centralised in the United States due to the former essentially being a part of the latter.

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Altered States: The Cambodian Diaspora

The Cambodian diaspora, as is the case with many other Southeast Asian countries, does not have a relatively long history.

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Altered States: The Ethiopian Diaspora

The Ethiopian diaspora, despite the long and extensive history of the country, is relatively small and confined to certain countries.

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WOW: What’s On Where In February

Whatever takes your fancy, February is spilling over with ever more fascinating expeditions and events than you can shake your rucksack at!

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Altered States: The Vietnamese Diaspora

The Vietnamese diaspora has a population of 4 million people, over half of whom live in the United States.

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Altered States: The Chinese Diaspora

As the most populous country in the world, it is of little surprise that China has one of the largest diasporas on the planet.

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Altered States: The Japanese Diaspora

The Japanese diaspora has a very rich and unique history despite being a very recent phenomenon.

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Altered States: The Armenian Diaspora

Armenia has been a country which has long been contested by a number of larger powers such as the Ottoman Empire and the Russian Empire. As a result, the...

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Altered States: The Filipino Diaspora

The Filipino diaspora is one of the largest and most spread-out in the world. Indeed,it is estimated to consist of over 10 million people, 10% of the...

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