Daily Archives: November 3, 2011

Land of the Free and Home to 25% of the World’s Prison Population

There has recently been a furor Philadelphia because the NAACP tried to install this poster shown below on some billboards and was turned down. What’s the reality behind this issue? The US has the highest incarceration rate in the world, imprisoning … Continue reading

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Mapping US Poverty by State

Well not being insular, the UK Guardian has an interesting article and interactive map on the distribution of the poverty in the US. Presumably the New York Times will reciprocate with an interactive map of poverty in Europe or at … Continue reading

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