Our Changing Veteran Population

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Our Changing Veteran Population

Pew Research Center has just released new statistical information about the changing veteran population in the United States. There are five key statistics that are mentioned. All point to great change in how we care for our veterans and who …

Demographics: No Spouses or Partners

Most people like some time to themselves; now they are finding they like their own company best. Pew Research Center has studied demographics for partnering and marriage and finds more Americans than ever prefer to live without a spouse or …

Trends in Digital and Social News Media

Pew Research Center has released a compilation of information on key digital and social news media trends. Much of this information has been examined by Pew in individual reports over the course of the year; however, in this article the …

Hispanics Making Huge Education Gains

According to Pew Research Center, the Hispanic dropout rate has hit new lows and college enrollment is at new highs. The article points out that this “is particularly noteworthy given the large increase in Hispanic enrollment in U.S. public …

The Changing U.S. Hispanic Population

Pew Research Center has an excellent analysis of how the U.S. Hispanic population of roughly 58 million is changing. They have been the primary driver of population growth in this country since the turn of the century, but now their …

Information Literacy Has Americans Divided

There is a large digital divide in America when it comes to information found online and how we assess it. A great tension exists between trusting digital information and wanting to learn new information. Pew Research Center has survey Americans …

More on Social Media as Prime News Source

Here are more interesting results from the Pew Research Center’s analysis of how American use social media to obtain news. Though we wrote about social media as a growing source for news for most demographics, there is a segment of …

Getting News on Social Media Grows in 2017

Pew Research Center has an analysis of social media as a source for news. As of August 2017, nearly two-thirds of Americans received their news from a variety of social media sources. This is up overall from 62% in 2016 …

TV News or Online News

The gap between those Americans who get their news from online sources and those who get their news from television is quickly closing. Online news is rapidly catching up as the primary source of news when compared to television according …

Will Online Trust Grow in Next Decade

Pew Research Center contacted a number of experts and asked them whether online trust will grow in the next decade. You can find the results here. Essentially, there were six different themes on the fate of online trust. Sadly, …