June 21, 2011 | 9:11 pm
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June 20, 2011 | 12:01 am
How shall I say it, not that young Jews don’t care about Israel, but it usually doesn’t show up as a blip on their radar screens. Major worry for major American Jewish organizations. Same goes for Israel’s young’s unconcern about American Jewry. Not much worry for major... read on
June 18, 2011 | 10:37 pm
June 16, 2011 | 8:13 pm
Without the fancy add-ons, it costs at least a fifth more (22 percent) in inflation adjusted dollars to raise a child from birth through age 17 now, than it did in 1960. In 1960, it cost $185,856 (in 2010 dollars).
A couple earning between $57,600 and $99,730 can expect to spend... read on
June 15, 2011 | 8:01 pm
Both UCLA’s Anderson Forecast and USC’s School of Policy Planning and Development agree that Housing is in trouble. The demographic justifications are diametrically opposed. UCLA says the population is “skewing younger” and USC says the population is aging.
How can... read on
June 15, 2011 | 2:22 pm
Life expectancy rising has been a staple of past public health reports in the U.S., and overall women in the U.S. are still living longer, but many counties in are showing decreasing life expectancy of a year or two in womens lives, primarily in areas where poverty and poor health... read on
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