A “Screaming Siren” Went Off at the DOJ over Trump’s Census Citizenship Question
The Justice Department has a new team of lawyers with a nearly impossible task: finding a new rationale to include the citizenship question on the census after all.
Gaby Del Valle
Why Trump's Plan to Put a Citizenship Question on the Census Probably Won't Happen
The Supreme Court blocked the Department of Commerce, which oversees the Census Bureau, from including the question on the upcoming census in a 5-4 decision Thursday.
Gaby Del Valle
Gender Pay Gap
Pay inequality between men and women is way worse than anyone thought, new study says
Women earn 80 cents for every dollar men earn, right? It's actually more like 49 cents.
Why Trump's Move to Change the Census Could Have Huge Consequences
A seemingly simple question being tacked onto the census at the last minute could reshape American politics for a decade or more.
Trump wants to add a citizenship question to the Census so California is suing
Fears that non-citizens will avoid Census takers, leading to a vast undercount of the U.S. population
Turmoil at the Census Bureau Could Harm Poor People of Color
A lack of funding and leadership is causing problems for the upcoming 2020 census. That's bad for the people the census usually undercounts.
Why the Census Needs to Ask People About Their LGBTQ Identity
Experts spoke to how paltry the data we currently have on LGBTQ Americans is, and how that hampers research and public policy.
Chaotic Photo Collages Capture Raw Emotion of Rome
Italian photojournalist Gabriele Stabile turns the gritty unextraordinary scenes of Rome, extraordinary, in his photo-collages.
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Ordinary Americans Are Finally Recovering from the Financial Crash, Says Report
Americans' median household income saw a 5.2 percent increase last year for the first time since the Great Recession.
Artificial Intelligence Is Predicting Human Poverty From Space
Because people on Earth don’t seem to have the time and money.
The Kepler Mission Has Found Another 1,284 Planets—The Biggest Haul Yet
Some of these planets could host life.
Trans People Told to Leave Gender Blank on Canada’s Census
Statistics Canada says that during the “extensive” consultations for the 2016 census “no major issue was brought forth … for the question on sex.” The public will be consulted to “better formulate questions to serve all Canadians" in 2021.