Israeli Criticism of Zionism and of Israel’s Treatment of the Palestinians: The Academics and Activists
1 In 1975 journalist Charles Glass estimated that 5 to 8 percent of Israel’s Jewish population fell ... “some of which were written in Israel but shunted out of the central discourse.” According to Segev the book describes the Jewish kingdom of ...
Is 17 the “most random” number?
Using the computer, the number 19 was most common, but it was chosen just 8 percent of the time. Humans picked the number 17 significantly more often than the computer picked 19. Are there any other patterns in numbers humans “randomly” choose?
America's Political Apathy: Legitimately aPathetic
We have entered an era of unprecedented political apathy in ... only 20.8 percent of eligible youth voters cast a ballot, as opposed to 40.8 percent of those voters over the age of 30 (to say nothing of the embarrassment of the number that is 40.8 percent).
Is This the Most Explosive Era of Offense in NFL History?
Scoring then climbed steadily upward to a mid-to-late 1980s peak, then dipped back down until 1993, when it bottomed out at 18.7 points per game. Offense has been on the rise ever since; in 2012, NFL teams averaged 22.8 ... 15-percent increase in scoring ...
Will Anyone Ever Abandon Another Browser for IE 8?
According to StatCounter, IE has lost 11.4 percentage points to Firefox and ... Much of Microsoft’s marketing for IE 8 seems to target IE 7 and IE 7 users, such as this list of the top eight reasons to download the browser. But it also addresses people ...