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Why Do Some People Shoot Other People? We Really Don't Know.

In the past week I found media accounts of at least five cities which held community events to talk about gun violence.  The events are usually sponsored by a coalition of community groups, religious congregations, law enforcement representatives and the requisite political leadership from City Hall.  672 more words


Americans with Disabilities Act 1990-2014

July is the anniversary of the Americans with Disabilities Act. Are you familiar with the ADA? Check 10 Things You May Not Know About the ADA… 25 more words


Revisions and corrections in NRS data

NRS have discovered an error in the original published versions of tables including information on country of birth, the tables involved were released in the following: 53 more words


Child Marriage in India

Per Census 2011 India still has the custom of child marriage. 43% girls and 11% boys are subjected to it. A closer look at the data from Census 2011 website shows us this- 187 more words

Social Cause

Massachusetts most-educated towns

My town is #2. What number is your town? Check the list and see where you are.

The U.S. Census Department surveyed Massachusetts residents to see how many have graduate degrees — a Masters or higher — from colleges.


Big ward, small ward, flat ward, car ward — what Census 2014 says about Calgary

Corners go boom — While the city population rose by 3.33% overall, that increase wasn’t even. Suburbs still rule the expansion race.

Ward 2 (far north): up 6.08%, to 83,609… 678 more words

Hall Monitor

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Republican Senator Susan Collins has a dirty secret.

Collins voted to shut down the government over Obamacare. Twice. She voted against raising the minimum wage and the Paycheck Fairness Act but supports building the Keystone XL Pipeline and spying on Americans without a warrant. 328 more words

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