20 questions: What is Russia's interest in Ukraine?
while Western Ukraine is more friendly with Europe. Many Eastern Ukrainians still speak Russian, and the 2010 presidential elections divided the country with Eastern Ukraine voting heavily in favor of pro-Russia Prime Minister Viktor Yanukovych.
Poverty in America Is Mainstream
The Great Divide is a series about inequality ... the official poverty line during that period ($23,492 for a family of four), and 54 percent will spend a year in poverty or near poverty (below 150 percent of the poverty line). Even more astounding ...
What is Centrelink’s ‘relevant number’?
The income assessed by Centrelink is the gross annual income reduced by the deduction amount. The formula for the deduction is the “original purchase price less commutations divided by the relevant ... rather than his 18.54 life expectancy.
What is the future of Net Neutrality?
The principle of Net Neutrality has recently come under direct attack and it continues to divide the nation’s lawmakers On May ... according to a new poll by Rasmussen. 54 percent of respondents are outright opposed to regulation and 25 percent are ...
Divided we still stand – and getting used to it
A USA TODAY/Bipartisan Policy Center poll taken this month, the fourth in a year-long series, shows no change in the overwhelming consensus that U.S. politics have become more divided in recent ... there is no partisan divide: 54% of Republicans and ...