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Desegregation has stalled, showing growing disparities - especially for poor Black and Hispanic students.

A recent study by mobile insurance revealed that the average person spends 90 minutes a day on their phone. These 90 minutes a day add up to approximately 23 days on our phones the whole year. Researchers also noticed that phones are slowly starting to creep into our sleeping time with alarm clocks.   SOURCE: http://www.mobilestatistics.com/mobile-news/23-days-a-year-spent-on-your-phone.aspx

“Happy wife…happy life” right? Yes! According to this new study a wife’s happiness is more important than her husband’s. Rutgers study found that in marriage when the wife is happy the marriage is happy. It’s nothing very scientific about this study. They just recognized that when the wife is happier she is more and likely to […]

News stories in recent week have directed the public’s attention toward the issues of police brutality and domestic violence. It’s perhaps natural then that researchers are…

The Wonkblog over at the Washington Post has a pretty interesting write-up of new research from the Public Religion Research Institute. In a study of race and friendship, PRRI found that…

New research suggests that too much TV time might shorten your life. But not necessarily for the reason you might think. The study of more…

Unemployed Blacks More Resilient During Job Search than Whites The so-called recovery of the US economy has not been equally kind to everyone. Even as the unemployment…

First the bad news: The percentage of Americans with diabetes has doubled since 1988, with nearly one in 10 adults now diagnosed with the blood-sugar…

  They are called “Chick Flicks”, those romantic comedies, and now a new study by the University of Rochester finds those movies may actually have…

  *Let Beyonce’s career be a lesson! No, really. Rutgers University announced they will offer Politicizing Beyonce, a course that will “explore American race, gender…

  Students who participated had to choose between two words – “Ignorant” and “Educated” while going through pictures of black men going from dark to…