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Why are Asians harder hit by Recessions?

So I was just looking up some demographic data on Wikipedia and ran across this graph. Two interesting things:

  1. During the recessions, all of the groups suffer in roughly similar amounts, except Asians, who tend to get really hammered.
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70 to 1: How Demographics are not Destiny this Election

So here is the map of the 2012 Presidential Election between Obama and Romney. Do you notice anything interesting?

Barack Obama won almost every major city. 614 more words

Will Research on 10,000 New Yorkers Fuel Future Racial Health Inequality?

By Celia B. Fisher, Ph.D.

A 20-year, multi-million dollar study of more than 10,000 New Yorkers scheduled to begin next year claims that it will enable the development of theories, therapeutics, and policies to improve the health and quality of human life.  516 more words

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The HPV Vaccine is the Most Underused Immunization for Children

Once they’re born, children receive a range of vaccinations against seemingly every possible disease. But one vaccination has been severely under-used: the human papillomavirus (HPV) vaccine. 271 more words


Voting Rights!

Hey guys, in this analysis we’ll be checking out how voting rights operate in the USA and how restrictions such as Voter ID Laws can disproportionately affect minority communities. 12 more words

Europe: The Substitution of a Population

Gatestone Institute, by Giulio Meotti, August 27, 2016:

  • In one generation, Europe will be unrecognizable.
  • Eastern Europe now has “the largest population loss in modern history”, while Germany overtook Japan by having the world’s lowest birth rate.
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Why Study Slavery from a Comparative Viewpoint

In September I’ll begin teaching the first of two new courses at the University of Glasgow‘s Centre for Open Studies on the histories of slavery and abolition. 1,051 more words

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