big-society

The Big Soceity

December 22, 2012

the big society Source

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An unbalanced society

December 21, 2012

There is (unsurprisingly) very little data about the distribution of wealth in America. There is one source, the Survey of Consumer Finances, sponsored by the Federal Reserve Board, that does provide data starting from 1983. These data suggest that wealth 1 percent of families owns roughly 34.3% of the nation’s net worth, the top 10% […]

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Social Change In America

December 19, 2012

Social change, in particular, is important to Americans according to this visualisation of the results of the Social Change Impact Report. Source

Are You a Hipster?

Are You a Hipster?

September 21, 2012

No one thinks they’re a hipster. Are you? Source

The Earth - and Its Average Inhabitant - at 7 Billion People

The Earth – and Its Average Inhabitant – at 7 Billion People

August 13, 2012

According to the U.N. Population Fund, on October 31, 2011, the earth became home to 7 billion people. And the population is growing quickly. Estimates put the planet at 8 billion in another 14 years, which is an eye blink compared to the 123 years it took us to go from 1 billion to 2 […]

The Rise of The Latino Consumer

The Rise of The Latino Consumer

July 29, 2012

Now encompassing almost 17% of the total U.S. population, Latinos in America are becoming a force in more ways than one. Source

Holding Up Half The Sky

Holding Up Half The Sky

May 31, 2012

part of a sustained effort Source