Here's One Reason We Need Immigrants
July 28, 2014
Without them, the population of children in this country would be shrinking
Marriage Isn't the Answer to Poverty
July 16, 2014
There are plenty of other factors that are more important than the number of single mothers.
A 1 percent increase in the ratio between the sexes leads to a 5 percent increase in the crime rate.
Regardless of strategy, immigration reform has demographics on its side.
Americans Have Stopped Thinking of Themselves as Middle Class
January 30, 2014
A rhetorical shift that means a lot about politics
Too Many People: The Case for Population Control
October 02, 2013
How many people do we need? How many do we want?
Two GOP Operatives Reveal How to Turn Texas Blue
August 21, 2013
It’s the most common daydream of whichever consultant is masterminding Hillary Clinton’s campaign-in-waiting; for Republicans like Ted Cruz, there could be no greater catastrophe (leaving aside, naturally, the United Nations’ in
Why the Numbers Say Texas Stays Red
August 12, 2013
Texas Democrats are giddy over the possibility that demographic changes might turn the Lone Star State “blue,” but the numbers suggest Texas will lean “red” for a long time.
These Eight Charts Explain Why 'Blue Texas' Won't Happen
August 11, 2013
The numbers don’t support the hype.
The Decline of Detroit in Five Maps
July 18, 2013
Detroit was once the nation’s fourth most-populous city. Today, it became the largest American city to file for bankruptcy.