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5 insights that you need to know about Zimbabwe Facebook Users

There is no doubt that Facebook and WhatsApp are the most used social media in Zimbabwe. As Facebook is increasingly being used for business, here are 5 insights you may need to know to make informed social media communication strategies. 336 more words


Democracy and Will

Steyn in America Alone makes a point about demographics and age:

Age + Welfare = Disaster for you
Youth + Will = Disaster for whoever gets in your way… 182 more words


Turning girls of color into robot-obsessed techies

In a classroom at U.C. Berkeley, Jasmine, Alexandria and Alana bent over a table covered in gears and pulleys while they tinkered with a robot they’re building. 957 more words


Why Americans care more about experiences than possessions

The signifiers of success used to be simple. Own a home (or two) and a car (or two) and voilà! You’ve achieved the American Dream. Ownership, however, is a complicated concept for an increasing number of Americans (this writer and her sister, included)—and not for all the reasons you might think. 1,462 more words

Demographic Pressure: Help from Immigration

As described in my previous column “Working Harder for Longer,” the country has domestic remedies available to mitigate the ill effects of its aging demographics. By making accommodations for older workers and especially working moms, it can offset almost half the financial and economic burden imposed by the developing overhang of dependent retirees and associated relative shortage of working-age people. 549 more words

2013 Selected World Divorce Rates

The United Nations has released the latest divorce rate information.  At present very few countries are included.  For most of these countries there has been little change in the divorce rate since 2012.   11 more words