Tagged: Trends

Charitable Giving in the U.S. Rises 4.2%

Charitable Giving in the U.S. Rises 4.2%

An estimated $449.64 billion was donated to charities in the United States in 2019, “placing it among the highest years ever for charitable giving,” according to Giving USA 2020: The Annual Report on Philanthropy for the Year 2019. read more >

I'm Speaking (Gwen Moritz Editor's Note)

I'm Speaking (Gwen Moritz Editor's Note)

OpinionLegalEditor's Note

The phenomenon of women being bulldozed by men is universal. I suspect it’s even more common than the #metoo experience of being sexually harassed (or much worse) in the workplace. read more >

Arkansas Unemployment: Metro vs. Rural Areas

Arkansas Unemployment: Metro vs. Rural Areas

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The unemployment rate in Arkansas moved up slightly in August, to 7.4%, as it did in six of the state’s eight metro areas. Only Fort Smith and Texarkana posted declines between July and August. read more >

The Fourth Quarter (Gwen Moritz Editor's Note)

The Fourth Quarter (Gwen Moritz Editor's Note)

OpinionLegalEditor's Note

So much is going on that it’s hard to keep up. I avoid making predictions because I’m almost always wrong, so I’m going to comment on some things that have been sloshing around in my brain. read more >