Monthly Archives: September 2019

An early look at the 2020 electorate

This article, published in January, is proving to be very helpful to members of the media and political professionals Anthony Cilluffo and Richard Fry of Pew Research – While demographic changes unfold slowly, it’s already clear that the 2020 electorate … Continue reading

Posted in 2020 election, Big Data, Demographics, Pew Research, Politics, Thought-Provoking Analysis, United States

An apparent KKK recruitment flyer was found at a high school in Texas

Leah Asmelash, CNN – School authorities in San Antonio have launched an investigation after a student found what appeared to be a Ku Klux Klan flyer in a bathroom. The student found the flyer on Tuesday wedged between a soap … Continue reading

Posted in Controversial, Racism

About three-in-ten U.S. adults say they are ‘almost constantly’ online

Andrew Perrin and Madhu Kumar of Pew Research Center – As smartphones and other mobile devices have become more widespread, 28% of American adults now report that they go online “almost constantly,” up from 21% in 2015, according to Pew … Continue reading

Posted in Cell phones, Internet, Senior citizens

Many Republicans Don’t Like Planned Parenthood — But They Don’t Mind Birth Control

Amelia Thomson-DeVeaux of FiveThirtyEight – Will Trump’s abortion rule backfire? Planned Parenthood recently walked away from up to $60 million annually in federal funds because of a Trump administration ruling that barred recipients from providing or referring abortions. Republicans really … Continue reading

Posted in Abortion, Donald Trump

This one business shows exactly how Trump’s China tariffs are hurting the economy

Katie Lobosco of CNN – Minnesota-based Quality Bicycle Products — or QBP, as it’s known — has been trying to plan around President Donald Trump’s tariff threats for more than a year now. But all its plans took another hit … Continue reading

Posted in Controversial