Daily chart: UN data on attitudes among women to domestic violence suggests that in many places, international women’s day is not much to celebrate. Jordan comes top of this (non-comprehensive) list of bad places to be female today.
In this simple interactive animation by Periscopic, in partnership with UNICEF, we see the changes in urban population from 1950 up to present, through projections for 2050. Circle size represents urban population and color is an indicator for the percentage of people living in cities or towns.
Self-deportation: It’s not just a weird thing Mitt Romney says—it’s a nationwide push by conservative politicians and private prison lobbyists (among other groups) and we really think you should know about it. That’s why we’ve compiled this comprehensive database of state immigration laws, complete with maps, charts, and an investigation into the impact Alabama’s new “papers, please” law. Check it out.