Is Anyone Mapping the Rapid Rise in Incidents of American Police Brutality?

I’ve been asking this question for at least 8 years. And it turns out that, YES, there are many other individuals and organizations watching and documenting what is taking place. One could speculate that a rise in overall “lawlessness” in the United States has now incited the darker natures of many of our law enforcement…

Mapping the Demographics of Hate in America: Newest Map Data

I originally titled one of my other news blogs with the byline “Humanity: One Step Forward, Six Steps Back” when I founded it about a year and half ago. That same phrase quite well describes the crawling, cancerous growth of ethnic hate groups in America in 2014. If you have ever wondered how some of…

1872 Census Map Showing Percentage of German Population in Eastern the United States

If you enjoy genealogy and are working on your family tree, this map may prove helpful.  This is the 1872 eastern USA census map showing the number of German families per capita by region.  You can download a high resolution image of the map at http://jaymans.files.wordpress.com/2013/08/map-german-1870-us.jpg