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For the Unemployed, Geography Can Be Destiny

Not every place and every citizen has been affected by the recession the same way

The Rapid Growth of the Suburban Poor

2000s mark a turning point in the geography of American poverty

Contemporary Paris and the Nazi occupation of 1940, overlapped with WhatWasThere.com

Create Your Own Historical Maps with WhatWasThere

New website combines vintage photography with Google Street View

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The Geography of Obama’s Tanking Approval Ratings

The president’s stated goal of uniting the country may be a lost cause

Name That Waterway

The words we use for rivers and streams change with their geography