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People are leaving New York, Chicago and Los Angeles for Houston, Dallas, Seattle, Charlotte and Nashville

Since the United States is a fairly dynamic place economically and socially, there are obviously multiple tiers to any discussion of its migration patterns. To simplify, … 623 more words

Fundamental Explainers

Selected stats about women 2014 - Part 1

Source: Statistics South Africa (2013). Mid-year population estimates 2013. Statistical release P0302, 14 May 2013.

The figure for white women is 2 362 929.

Infographic created using piktochart.

Women

Thinking Aloud: Too Much of a Good Thing

Apr. 22, 2014 by Darius 

Today is Earth Day.  Earth Day was created in 1970 to raise awareness about the environment and the ways humans are harming it.  129 more words

Thinking Aloud

Should Government Stop Gentrification?

Gentrification is a political issue affecting cities coast to coast. In one prominent example, middle class residents of San Francisco have recently been demonstrating against workers at tech companies such as Google and Apple who are making so much money they are driving up real estate prices in the city. 1,267 more words

Politics

Ann Coulter is a single issue voter now - blinders prevent full view of reality

http://townhall.com/columnists/anncoulter/2014/04/16/back-any-candidate-you-want-as-long-as-its-one-of-these-three-n1825453

That’s a link to her most recent column. I’m fairly disappointed in Ann. I’ve read a lot of what she’s written over the years. Much of it has been a welcome dose of reality. 587 more words

Federal Government

Furry fandom: all humans welcome

“Sexism by numbers” is a faulty premise- let’s respect voluntary association

It’s not controversial to say that aliens aren’t among us. It takes bolder attitude to doubt some other faiths in public. 3,711 more words

Subculture

Women in Business

Today, women in business are growing at a quick and rapid rate. Between 1997 and 2006 businesses that were completely and majority-owned by women grew at virtually twice the rate of all other firms in the United States. 671 more words

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