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A Portrait of American Orthodox Jews

August 26, 2015

A Further Analysis of the 2013 Survey of U.S. Jews

American Jews tend to be more highly educated and… 143 more words


Metro professor Jose Santos discusses diversity on Minnesota Public Radio News

Are multiracial millennials leading the way towards an inclusive society?

“Demographically, multiracial Americans are younger—and strikingly so—than the country as a whole. According to Pew Research Center analysis of the 2013 American Community Survey, the median age of all multiracial Americans is 19, compared with 38 for single-race Americans,” says Pew Research. 47 more words


Is your smartphone ruining your social life?

TORONTO – The next time you are sitting down to dinner with your family, or meeting up with your friends for a drink, here’s a tip: Put your phone down. 278 more words


Everybody Hates When You Use Your Phone at Dinner

It’s official: using your cell phone during a family dinner is frowned upon by pretty much everybody.

A new survey by Pew Research Center found that 88% of respondents believe it’s “generally” not OK to use a cell phone during dinner. 210 more words

State "Checkbook" Websites

The Pew Charitable Trusts recently reported that “Every state now runs some kind of public accountability — or ‘checkbook’ — site.”

There are many benefits to such websites. 202 more words

Budget Data

Entry 481: Shorter, Better Lives

We live too long. Too long for nature, too long for our personal resources and too long for our nation’s resources.

We really should stop doing that. 1,285 more words

Every Move You Make: Maintaining Privacy in a Digital World

The Man. Big Brother. The eye in the sky. Whatever you call it, it’s watching you. (Cue The Police — the band, that is.)

We’ve touched on the issue of… 341 more words

Personal Reflection