URGENT THREAD PLEASE READ this article. Heartland Forward, an Arkansas-based think tank, says demographic shifts will soon turn the heartland, which the organization defines as the 20 states between the Rockies and the Appalachians, into a truly global place with a mix of culture
Federal refugee resettlement programs play a key role in the shift, providing the groundwork for a “global Heartland.”
New migration may accelerate in the region soon, as the pandemic wanes and the Biden administration begins to roll back restrictive Trump-era policies that slowed most forms of immigration.
Housing affordability and access to high paying jobs may be driving some immigrants away from the coasts, and instead to Midwestern metropolitan areas.
During the 2010s, Des Moines saw a nearly 50 percent growth in the number of foreign-born people living there, followed by Louisville, Columbus and Nashville.
And it’s not only in the agricultural field that immigrants and refugees are flocking to in Iowa. A report found in 2014, only 5 percent of Iowa’s population was immigrants, but immigrants made up a little more than 10 percent of STEM workers.
As far as national standards, the Des Moines strategy seems to be working. There are more than 51,000 refugees in the city alone.
@Shabbosgoy Read this article please.
Lutheran Family Services is an organization that helps resettle refugees in eastern Nebraska. Lincoln has been home to refugees following conflicts in Vietnam, Bosnia, Iraq and Syria, and now that those communities are established, the city has become an attractive place
Baby Boomers, who are experiencing a type of social shift that hasn’t occurred in their lifetimes.“Eventually they’re no longer around and as other cohorts age, such as millennials, their norms and views become more accepted.” DeVol said, “Demography is destiny.”
This is how you get an Omar in Iowa and turn Des Moines into forever rule of foreigners like Minneapolis, Minnesota.
What are you doing to stop the "Global Heartland" project? @KimReynoldsIA @IAGovernor @GrassleyPress @ChuckGrassley @GrassleyWorks @SenJoniErnst
Can anyone get some reporters on the right to investigate and expose the "global Heartland" project and them admitting refugee resettlement is their way to lay the ground work for them to transform us? Tucker Carlson maybe?

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