Demographics

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Name: Demographics
First reported 22 hours ago - Updated 45 mins ago - 1 reports

Poll On Changing Demographics Finds Most Americans Don't Consider Obama Black

There's no doubt that demographics are changing in America. Neighborhoods all over the country are gentrifying and the average American is no longer blonde-haired and blue-eyed . And a new study conducted by the Pew Research Center explores Americans' ... [Published Huffington Post Black Voices - 22 hours ago]
First reported 6 hours ago - Updated 6 hours ago - 1 reports

Who Watches The Watchers Watching You?

You are being watched.Cameras capture license plates. The National Security Agency (NSA) listens to phone calls. Police are gathering information based on religion. That’s why many fear privacy rights are being trampled in the government’s search for ... [Published BlackStar News - 6 hours ago]
First reported 8 hours ago - Updated 8 hours ago - 1 reports

Good riddance to NYPD Demographics Unit

NYPD Commissioner Bill Bratton deserves a quick salute for his decision this week to disband the agency's Demographics Unit, which dispatched undercover cops to spy on Muslims in mosques, cafes, ... ... [Published Big News Network - 8 hours ago]
First reported Apr 16 2014 - Updated 9 hours ago - 2 reports

US disbands programme that spied on Muslims

NEW YORK - The New York Police Department (NYPD) has scrapped a secret unit of plainclothes detectives that ran detailed, invasive spying operations targeting the city’s Muslim communities.The move was promptly welcomed by civil rights groups, including ... [Published The Nation Pakistan - 16 hours ago]
First reported 12 hours ago - Updated 12 hours ago - 1 reports

Who are the future consumers?

About 91% of the world’s consumption today takes place in regions where the only major growth age segment is 40 years old and over. According to Global Demographics, the 40 years old and above age segment in North America, Western Europe, affluent Asia ... [Published Meat & Livestock Australia - 12 hours ago]
First reported Apr 16 2014 - Updated 17 hours ago - 4 reports

NYPD pressured to eliminate all traces of Muslim surveillance practice | World news

Civil rights groups are calling on the New York police department to eliminate all traces of indiscriminate mass surveillance of Muslims from its operations, following the closure of the unit that spearheaded the controversial techniques.The NYPD announced ... [Published DailyMe.Com - 18 hours ago]
First reported Apr 16 2014 - Updated 19 hours ago - 31 reports

New York shutters unit that spied on Muslims

The New York Police Department has abandoned a secretive program that dispatched plainclothes detectives into Muslim neighborhoods to eavesdrop on conversations and built detailed files on where people ate, prayed and shopped, the department said.The ... [Published Taipei Times Online - 19 hours ago]
First reported Apr 15 2014 - Updated 21 hours ago - 6 reports

Report NYPD disbands controversial unit behind Muslim surveillance program

The New York Times reported on Tuesday that the NYPD’s Demographics Unit behind the controversial Muslim surveillance program was disbanded in favor of more open lines of communications with ... ... [Published Big News Network - 23 hours ago]
First reported Apr 16 2014 - Updated 23 hours ago - 5 reports

NYPD disbands unit set up to monitor Muslims

04/16/2014 Heroes and Zeroes: After years of protests and lawsuits, the NYPD has announced the Demographics Unit which monitored members of the Muslim community in New York has been disbanded. However, some are still arguing the program is a necessary ... [Published MSNBC - Apr 16 2014]
First reported Apr 15 2014 - Updated Apr 16 2014 - 7 reports

NYPD To Disband Controversial Unit That Spied On Muslims

The Demographics Unit was trying to root out terrorist threats, but never produced a usable lead. Kelly McEvers talks to journalist Matt Apuzzo, who won a Pulitzer Prize for his reporting on the unit.Source ... [Published WNYC - Apr 16 2014]
First reported Apr 15 2014 - Updated Apr 15 2014 - 1 reports

To Compete With Declining Demand, Automakers Must Drive Beyond Demographics

Automakers had a strong 2013, moving 15.5 million units, according to Edmunds.com. This year is projected to be even stronger.Does that mean that the predictions about the death of driving are overstated? Not entirely. The trend's here to stay.There's ... [Published Advertising Age - Apr 15 2014]
First reported Apr 15 2014 - Updated Apr 15 2014 - 1 reports

Another trip down Demography Lane

From the Sunday Chron op-ed pages : Texas is headed for the ditch, but few people are aware of the state’s perilous path. The demographers have seen the future, though, because it’s foretold in their numbers. And they’ve been sounding the alarm. ... [Published Off the Kuff - Apr 15 2014]

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The researchers conclude that: "in this older population without dementia, apathy symptoms are associated with a more diffuse loss of both grey and white matter volumes"
...(GARY UDOUJ JR, DIRECTOR OF FORT SMITH ADULT EDUCATION CENTER) "MOST OF OUR STUDENTS, WE TAKE DEMOGRAPHICS ON OUR STUDENTS LAST YEAR, 85 PERCENT OF OUR GED GRADUATES MADE LESS THEN 15,000 DOLLARS LAST YEAR, SO FOR THAT STUDENT 120 DOLLARS IS A LOT OF MONEY" TO RECEIVE THE SCHOLARSHIP, IT'S AS EASY AS COMING DOWN FILLING OUT THE APPLICATION FOR THE SCHOLARSHIP, MAKING THE TEST COMPLETELY FREE...
"It's a devastating condition for women that gravitates maternal morbidity" he says
In a statement, Mayor Bill de Blasio called the move "a critical step forward in easing tensions between the police and the communities they serve, so that our cops and our citizens can help one another go after the real bad guys."

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This Is The Behavior On Pinterest That Makes Th... [Published Business Insider - 33 mins ago]
Apathy unproven as early warning sign of dementia [Published Advertiser Series - 4 hours ago]
Local county offers fee GED testing [Published 4029 TV - 5 hours ago]
Who Watches The Watchers Watching You? [Published BlackStar News - 6 hours ago]
Good riddance to NYPD Demographics Unit [Published Big News Network - 8 hours ago]
Surveillance of Muslims ends [Published Jamaica Gleaner - 9 hours ago]
Nepal: Silent sufferings [Published ReliefWeb - Latest Updates - 11 hours ago]
NYPD’s cosmetic surgery [Published New York Daily News - 11 hours ago]
NYPD rhetoric on Muslim surveillance must be me... [Published Washington Square News - 11 hours ago]
Who are the future consumers? [Published Meat & Livestock Australia - 12 hours ago]
End of NYPD Muslim spying lauded [Published The News International - 12 hours ago]
Audience examines Hispanics in education [Published Shorthorn - 13 hours ago]
GOVERNMENT: NYPD disbands spy unit [Published TimesLedger - 15 hours ago]
BBC News - New York police disband Muslim 'eave... [Published DailyMe.Com - 15 hours ago]
US disbands programme that spied on Muslims [Published The Nation Pakistan - 16 hours ago]
Moon Area eyes building swap with Christian school [Published Pittsburgh Tribune Review - 17 hours ago]
NYPD disbands Muslim-tracking unit amid concerns [Published CHINAdaily - 18 hours ago]
NYPD pressured to eliminate all traces of Musli... [Published DailyMe.Com - 18 hours ago]
NYPD disbanding spies [Published stuff.co.nz - 18 hours ago]
Programs’ Progress: Jan/Feb 2014 [Published RWJF - 19 hours ago]
NYPD disbands Muslim surveillance program [Published World War 4 Report - 19 hours ago]
Controversial NY police wing that spied on Musl... [Published Big News Network - 19 hours ago]
New York shutters unit that spied on Muslims [Published Taipei Times Online - 19 hours ago]
Muslims welcome shuttering of NYPD spying unit [Published DailyMe.Com - 20 hours ago]
4/17/2014: World: New York police disbands Musl... [Published Hindustan Times - 20 hours ago]
Controversial NYPD Program of Muslim Surveillan... [Published International Business Times Canada - 21 hours ago]
NYC Muslim Leaders Cautiously Welcome Disbandin... [Published VOA News - 21 hours ago]
NYPD shuts down Muslim 'spying' unit [Published BBC - 22 hours ago]
Poll On Changing Demographics Finds Most Americ... [Published Huffington Post Black Voices - 22 hours ago]
NYPD Update: Stop-And-Frisk Now Under Federal O... [Published Techdirt - 23 hours ago]
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Nepal: Silent sufferings [Published ReliefWeb - Latest Updates - 11 hours ago]
Source: UN Population FundCountry: Nepal An estimated two million women suffer from fistula especially in Africa, Asia and the Arab countries. The number, however, low in Nepal, massively impacts the morbidity associated with childbirth. As the first ...
NYPD Update: Stop-And-Frisk Now Under Federal O... [Published Techdirt - 23 hours ago]
Time for an update on the NYPD scene. As you'll recall, both Mayor Bloomberg and Police Chief Ray Kelly exited their respective offices in their respective huffs , claiming the city would fall apart if the sanctity of the NYPD's Constitution-skirting ...
Muslims Welcome Shuttering of NYPD Spying Unit [Published God's Politics Blog - Apr 16 2014]
Muslim and civil rights groups welcomed the news that the New York City Police Department’s Demographics Unit will disband but said they still fear they may be targets of warrantless surveillance. Muslim Advocates filed a lawsuit in 2012 to stop the ...
Let me translate this story: the NYC Demographi... [Published The Angry Arab News Service/وكالة أنباء العربي ... - Apr 16 2014]
"The New York Police Department has abandoned a secretive program that dispatched plainclothes detectives into Muslim neighborhoods to eavesdrop on conversations and built detailed files on where people ate, prayed and shopped, the department said...The ...
NYPD Ends Mass Surveillance of Muslims [Published Hit & Run - Apr 16 2014]
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