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New Science Says Showing White People How Racist Something is Makes Them More Racist

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There are more African-American men in prison today than were enslaved in the United States when slavery was legal. Shocking information right? Does this sound like the kind of thing that might motivate people to eliminate this appalling injustice of the prison industrial complex? Nope. In fact a new study […]

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Free Markets Fail To Prosper – History Shows That Government Is Key To True Growth

Free Markets Fail To Prosper – History Shows That Government Is Key To True Growth

The US’s gutting of public research and development has caused our economy to lag behind, and now we face being rendered obsolete.

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New Research Shows Great Recession Linked To 10,000 Suicides

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Suicide rates spiked during the recession.

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What Do You Know About Food Stamps? Another US Congressman Fights Cuts, Takes The Challenge (VIDEO)

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US Rep. takes the SNAP/Food Stamps challenge: ‘There goes the yogurt. There goes a bunch of protein with the nuts, down to two apples for the week …’

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New Study Shows That Forced Ultrasounds Do Not Deter Women From Having Abortions

New Study Shows That Forced Ultrasounds Do Not Deter Women From Having Abortions

Conservatives in states across the nation have been pushing laws in the belief that women will change their minds about having an abortion. But do these laws actually work?

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Did The New Powerball Winner Just Win A Whole Lot Of Happiness?

Did The New Powerball Winner Just Win A Whole Lot Of Happiness?

Money does increase happiness, but only to a point — and that point is lower than you may think.

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Citizen Fracking Alarm ‘Emotional,’ Not ‘Logical,’ Claims Partisan N.C. Fracking Chairman

Citizen Fracking Alarm ‘Emotional,’ Not ‘Logical,’ Claims Partisan N.C. Fracking Chairman

N.C. Fracking Chairman would rather people get hit in the head by ‘meteorites’ before admitting to the dangers of fracking pollutants.

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