Religious Diversity May Be Making America Less Religious – FiveThirtyEight

Religious Diversity May Be Making America Less Religious – FiveThirtyEight

In the United States, diversity has generally been considered an asset. It is frequently cited by public figures as both a source of national pride and a worthy ambition. It is an oft-stated goal of Fortune 500 companies, private colleges and entire sectors of the U.S. economy. And even if Americans don’t claim much diversity […]

The 50 Most Segregating School Borders In America – NPR

The 50 Most Segregating School Borders In America – NPR

i The grass is greener … if you’re a student in Detroit, looking across your school district’s boundary with the neighboring Grosse Pointe public schools. Nearly half of Detroit’s students live in poverty; that means a family of four lives on roughly $24,000 a year — or less. In Grosse Pointe, a narrow stretch of […]

Why America’s Leadership Fails – New York Times

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How Trump Exposed America’s White Identity Crisis – POLITICO Magazine

I am a black man living in South Carolina who’s voted for plenty of Republicans, including George W. Bush in 2000, Mark Sanford twice for governor, Lindsey Graham for the U.S. Senate, and current Gov. Nikki Haley in the GOP primary. I’ve also defended the party in the past from blanket accusations of racism. But […]

America’s worsening retirement problem – Politico

When a crisis ends, not everyone recovers equally. And in the wake of the 2008 financial crisis, though the stock market has long recovered, there is an important group that was hit badly – and hasn’t bounced back. This is Americans nearing retirement. People aged 50-64 are supposed to be building wealth and getting ready […]

America’s worsening retirement problem – Politico

When a crisis ends, not everyone recovers equally. And in the wake of the 2008 financial crisis, though the stock market has long recovered, there is an important group that was hit badly – and hasn’t bounced back. This is Americans nearing retirement. People aged 50-64 are supposed to be building wealth and getting ready […]

How Trump Exposed America’s White Identity Crisis – Politico

I am a black man living in South Carolina who’s voted for plenty of Republicans, including George W. Bush in 2000, Mark Sanford twice for governor, Lindsey Graham for the U.S. Senate, and current Gov. Nikki Haley in the GOP primary. I’ve also defended the party in the past from blanket accusations of racism. But […]