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Welcome to InfoMatters. The blog's title has two meanings. First, it is a general discussion of a wide variety of topics (matters) about information. Second, it emphasizes the importance of information in every sphere of life. Simply put, information matters!

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Vaccine Resistance by Stu Johnson (July 17, 2021)

What Gallup polls in the last year tell us about American acceptance or reluctance to be vaccinated, and our ability to reach herd immunity to end to threat of COVID-19…


COVID-19 Perspectives for June 2021 by Stu Johnson (July 3, 2021)

Celebrating a new sense of freedom for Independence Day 2021, we in America need to remind ourselves that the COVID pandemic is global and far from over…


COVID-19 Perspectives for May 2021 by Stu Johnson (June 4, 2021)

As U.S. and other countries prepare to reopen, trouble spots elsewhere show that the COVID-19 global pandemic is far from over…


COVID-19 Perspectives for April 2021 by Stu Johnson (May 4, 2021)

Bending the curve: US going in right direction, India and others now in crisis…


COVID-19 Numbers for March 2021 by Stu Johnson (April 3, 2021)

Vaccinations soar, but cases poised for troubling Easter surge. How does the U.S. compare to the world?…


COVID-19 Numbers for February 2021 by Stu Johnson (March 4, 2021)

A downturn in cases, vaccinations accelerating, but are we out of the woods yet? How does the U.S. compare to the world?…


COVID-19 Numbers for January 2021 by Stu Johnson (February 6, 2021)

An updated look at the COVID statistics comparing the U.S. to the world (in a new visual format)…


How is Your News Literacy? by Stu Johnson (January 28, 2021)


Learn how to be a literate news consumer during News Literacy Week…


COVID-19 Numbers for December 2020 by Stu Johnson (January 8, 2021)


An updated look at the COVID statistics comparing the U.S. to the world…


Unprecedented, Not! by Stu Johnson (January 2, 2021)


It's been quite a year, but not without precedent . . . setting expectations for 2021…


Marriage Trends compiled by Stu Johnson (December 12, 2020)

Marriage and divorce decline as cohabitation rises among younger couples…


COVID-19 Numbers for November 2020 by Stu Johnson (December 5, 2020)

An updated look at the COVID statistics comparing the U.S. with the world…


COVID-19 Numbers for October 2020 by Stu Johnson (November 6, 2020)

October 31 update comparing the U.S. with other countries…


Election Eve Expectations by Stu Johnson (October 31, 2020)

Be patient,the 2020 Election is like none before and the counting will go on for days…


The Facebook Threat by Stu Johnson (October 16, 2020)

Increasing concerns for the role of Facebook in fueling social strife…


Driven Apart by Stu Johnson (October 10, 2020)

Where and how you get your information matters…


Another Milestone by Stu Johnson (September 24, 2020)

Another look at COVID numbers as we hit 200,000 deaths in U.S.…


Mail-In Voting Update by Stu Johnson (September 1, 2020)

Do it early!…


Will I be Counted? by Stu Johnson (August 21, 2020)

Don't be left out of the 2020 Election or Census!…


How Should I Vote by Stu Johnson (August 8, 2020)

Will COVID-19 affect the way you vote?…



OTHER RECOMMENDED ARTICLES AND LINKS

Most of the following were posted on SeniorLifestyle, which I edit. Links open in a new tab or window. Close it to return here.

Love and Loss Among Older Adults by U.S. Census Bureau Staff—Marriage, divorce, widowhood remain prevalent among older populations… (April 24, 2021)

Racism and Religion by Rusty Wright—Sanctified bigotry, or unity and diversity solutions?… (April 23, 2021)

What Are You Waiting For? by U.S. Census Bureau Staff—New tool from U.S. Census Bureau tracks COVID vaccinations and vaccination hesitancy rate… (April 16, 2021)

Medical Debt by U.S. Census Bureau Staff—How serious is it and who has the most?… (April 10, 2021)

Major League Baseball is Back by U.S. Census Bureau Staff—Interesting facts and figures as all 30 teams scheduled for opening day games… (April 1, 2021)

Stimulus Check Myths, Debunked by Julia Glum / Money.com—Can the IRS take back your $1,400 payment . . . and other myths you may have heard… (March 19, 2021)

Truth Decay by David Gushee / Baptist News Service—Truth is interpersonal and covenantal… (January 30, 2021)

Flaming Emails and Comments by James N. Watkins—How to deal with them… (January 29, 2021)

Martin Luther King Jr.'s Rules for Prorestors by James N. Watkins—Wisdom for such a time as this… (January 18, 2021)

Pandemic Anxiety and Depression Among Young Adults Living Alone by U.S. Census Bureau Staff—Living alone has more impact on mental health of young adults than older adults… (January 15, 2021)

The Strain of Polarization by James N. Watkins—What happens when there is no middle ground… (November 14, 2020)

Divided by Politics by James N. Watkins—What would Jesus say to a Church divided by politics?… (October 30, 2020)

Taking the Election Personally by George Garrison—A call for humility and grace… (October 29, 2020)

Talking to People You Disagree With by Megan Phelps-Rope / TED ideas—4 tips to help bring civility to a polarized world… (September 12, 2020)

Un-Taming the Tension by George Garrison—Some tension can and should be held without causing major dissension… (September 3, 2020)

Profiles in Courage by Greg Asimakoupoulos—Celebrating the Women's Suffrage Movement… (August 22, 2020)

Changing Racists Hearts (5) by Rusty Wright—Abolishing the slave trade… (July 23, 2020)

White, "woke" . . . and "privileged" by James N. Watkins—Boyhood memories stir thoughts on racism and privilege today… (July 10, 2020)

Changing Racists Hearts (4) by Rusty Wright—"Amazing Grace" hymnwirter's racist past… (July 8, 2020)

Your Church May be Prejudiced by James N. Watkins—The top ten signs have not changed in twenty years… (June 26, 2020)

Changing Racists Hearts (3) by Rusty Wright—Starting with my own… (June 25, 2020)

Changing Racists Hearts (2) by Rusty Wright—Police brutality: Lessons from South Africa… (June 19, 2020)

Changing Racists Hearts by Rusty Wright—Can it be done?… (June 15, 2020)

There are nearly 2,000 articles on SeniorLifestyle, going back to 2006. Go to the home page to see lists of current and most popular articles, or search through the entire collection.

In addition to my own blogs, you will find other recommended articles and links at the bottom of the page.

20 MOST RECENT POSTS

Additional options for searching are coming...

 76 posts found

Vaccine Resistance by Stu Johnson (July 17, 2021)

What Gallup polls in the last year tell us about American acceptance or reluctance to be vaccinated, and our ability to reach herd immunity to end to threat of COVID-19…


COVID-19 Perspectives for June 2021 by Stu Johnson (July 3, 2021)

Celebrating a new sense of freedom for Independence Day 2021, we in America need to remind ourselves that the COVID pandemic is global and far from over…


COVID-19 Perspectives for May 2021 by Stu Johnson (June 4, 2021)

As U.S. and other countries prepare to reopen, trouble spots elsewhere show that the COVID-19 global pandemic is far from over…


COVID-19 Perspectives for April 2021 by Stu Johnson (May 4, 2021)

Bending the curve: US going in right direction, India and others now in crisis…


COVID-19 Numbers for March 2021 by Stu Johnson (April 3, 2021)

Vaccinations soar, but cases poised for troubling Easter surge. How does the U.S. compare to the world?…


COVID-19 Numbers for February 2021 by Stu Johnson (March 4, 2021)

A downturn in cases, vaccinations accelerating, but are we out of the woods yet? How does the U.S. compare to the world?…


COVID-19 Numbers for January 2021 by Stu Johnson (February 6, 2021)

An updated look at the COVID statistics comparing the U.S. to the world (in a new visual format)…


How is Your News Literacy? by Stu Johnson (January 28, 2021)


Learn how to be a literate news consumer during News Literacy Week…


COVID-19 Numbers for December 2020 by Stu Johnson (January 8, 2021)


An updated look at the COVID statistics comparing the U.S. to the world…


Unprecedented, Not! by Stu Johnson (January 2, 2021)


It's been quite a year, but not without precedent . . . setting expectations for 2021…


Marriage Trends compiled by Stu Johnson (December 12, 2020)

Marriage and divorce decline as cohabitation rises among younger couples…


COVID-19 Numbers for November 2020 by Stu Johnson (December 5, 2020)

An updated look at the COVID statistics comparing the U.S. with the world…


COVID-19 Numbers for October 2020 by Stu Johnson (November 6, 2020)

October 31 update comparing the U.S. with other countries…


Election Eve Expectations by Stu Johnson (October 31, 2020)

Be patient,the 2020 Election is like none before and the counting will go on for days…


The Facebook Threat by Stu Johnson (October 16, 2020)

Increasing concerns for the role of Facebook in fueling social strife…


Driven Apart by Stu Johnson (October 10, 2020)

Where and how you get your information matters…


Another Milestone by Stu Johnson (September 24, 2020)

Another look at COVID numbers as we hit 200,000 deaths in U.S.…


Mail-In Voting Update by Stu Johnson (September 1, 2020)

Do it early!…


Will I be Counted? by Stu Johnson (August 21, 2020)

Don't be left out of the 2020 Election or Census!…


How Should I Vote by Stu Johnson (August 8, 2020)

Will COVID-19 affect the way you vote?…



RECOMMENDED ARTICLES AND LINKS

Most of the following were posted on SeniorLifestyle, which I edit. Links open in a new tab or window. Close it to return here.

Love and Loss Among Older Adults by U.S. Census Bureau Staff—Marriage, divorce, widowhood remain prevalent among older populations… (April 24, 2021)

Racism and Religion by Rusty Wright—Sanctified bigotry, or unity and diversity solutions?… (April 23, 2021)

What Are You Waiting For? by U.S. Census Bureau Staff—New tool from U.S. Census Bureau tracks COVID vaccinations and vaccination hesitancy rate… (April 16, 2021)

Medical Debt by U.S. Census Bureau Staff—How serious is it and who has the most?… (April 10, 2021)

Major League Baseball is Back by U.S. Census Bureau Staff—Interesting facts and figures as all 30 teams scheduled for opening day games… (April 1, 2021)

Stimulus Check Myths, Debunked by Julia Glum / Money.com—Can the IRS take back your $1,400 payment . . . and other myths you may have heard… (March 19, 2021)

Truth Decay by David Gushee / Baptist News Service—Truth is interpersonal and covenantal… (January 30, 2021)

Flaming Emails and Comments by James N. Watkins—How to deal with them… (January 29, 2021)

Martin Luther King Jr.'s Rules for Prorestors by James N. Watkins—Wisdom for such a time as this… (January 18, 2021)

Pandemic Anxiety and Depression Among Young Adults Living Alone by U.S. Census Bureau Staff—Living alone has more impact on mental health of young adults than older adults… (January 15, 2021)

The Strain of Polarization by James N. Watkins—What happens when there is no middle ground… (November 14, 2020)

Divided by Politics by James N. Watkins—What would Jesus say to a Church divided by politics?… (October 30, 2020)

Taking the Election Personally by George Garrison—A call for humility and grace… (October 29, 2020)

Talking to People You Disagree With by Megan Phelps-Rope / TED ideas—4 tips to help bring civility to a polarized world… (September 12, 2020)

Un-Taming the Tension by George Garrison—Some tension can and should be held without causing major dissension… (September 3, 2020)

Profiles in Courage by Greg Asimakoupoulos—Celebrating the Women's Suffrage Movement… (August 22, 2020)

Changing Racists Hearts (5) by Rusty Wright—Abolishing the slave trade… (July 23, 2020)

White, "woke" . . . and "privileged" by James N. Watkins—Boyhood memories stir thoughts on racism and privilege today… (July 10, 2020)

Changing Racists Hearts (4) by Rusty Wright—"Amazing Grace" hymnwirter's racist past… (July 8, 2020)

Your Church May be Prejudiced by James N. Watkins—The top ten signs have not changed in twenty years… (June 26, 2020)

Changing Racists Hearts (3) by Rusty Wright—Starting with my own… (June 25, 2020)

Changing Racists Hearts (2) by Rusty Wright—Police brutality: Lessons from South Africa… (June 19, 2020)

Changing Racists Hearts by Rusty Wright—Can it be done?… (June 15, 2020)

There are nearly 2,000 articles on SeniorLifestyle, going back to 2006. Go to the home page to see lists of current and most popular articles, or search through the entire collection.

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Welcome to InfoMatters. The blog's title has two meanings. First, it is a general discussion of a wide variety of topics (matters) about information. Second, it emphasizes the importance of information in every sphere of life. Simply put, information matters!

20 MOST RECENT POSTS

Additional options for searching are coming...

 76 posts found

Vaccine Resistance by Stu Johnson (July 17, 2021)

What Gallup polls in the last year tell us about American acceptance or reluctance to be vaccinated, and our ability to reach herd immunity to end to threat of COVID-19…


COVID-19 Perspectives for June 2021 by Stu Johnson (July 3, 2021)

Celebrating a new sense of freedom for Independence Day 2021, we in America need to remind ourselves that the COVID pandemic is global and far from over…


COVID-19 Perspectives for May 2021 by Stu Johnson (June 4, 2021)

As U.S. and other countries prepare to reopen, trouble spots elsewhere show that the COVID-19 global pandemic is far from over…


COVID-19 Perspectives for April 2021 by Stu Johnson (May 4, 2021)

Bending the curve: US going in right direction, India and others now in crisis…


COVID-19 Numbers for March 2021 by Stu Johnson (April 3, 2021)

Vaccinations soar, but cases poised for troubling Easter surge. How does the U.S. compare to the world?…


COVID-19 Numbers for February 2021 by Stu Johnson (March 4, 2021)

A downturn in cases, vaccinations accelerating, but are we out of the woods yet? How does the U.S. compare to the world?…


COVID-19 Numbers for January 2021 by Stu Johnson (February 6, 2021)

An updated look at the COVID statistics comparing the U.S. to the world (in a new visual format)…


How is Your News Literacy? by Stu Johnson (January 28, 2021)


Learn how to be a literate news consumer during News Literacy Week…


COVID-19 Numbers for December 2020 by Stu Johnson (January 8, 2021)


An updated look at the COVID statistics comparing the U.S. to the world…


Unprecedented, Not! by Stu Johnson (January 2, 2021)


It's been quite a year, but not without precedent . . . setting expectations for 2021…


Marriage Trends compiled by Stu Johnson (December 12, 2020)

Marriage and divorce decline as cohabitation rises among younger couples…


COVID-19 Numbers for November 2020 by Stu Johnson (December 5, 2020)

An updated look at the COVID statistics comparing the U.S. with the world…


COVID-19 Numbers for October 2020 by Stu Johnson (November 6, 2020)

October 31 update comparing the U.S. with other countries…


Election Eve Expectations by Stu Johnson (October 31, 2020)

Be patient,the 2020 Election is like none before and the counting will go on for days…


The Facebook Threat by Stu Johnson (October 16, 2020)

Increasing concerns for the role of Facebook in fueling social strife…


Driven Apart by Stu Johnson (October 10, 2020)

Where and how you get your information matters…


Another Milestone by Stu Johnson (September 24, 2020)

Another look at COVID numbers as we hit 200,000 deaths in U.S.…


Mail-In Voting Update by Stu Johnson (September 1, 2020)

Do it early!…


Will I be Counted? by Stu Johnson (August 21, 2020)

Don't be left out of the 2020 Election or Census!…


How Should I Vote by Stu Johnson (August 8, 2020)

Will COVID-19 affect the way you vote?…



OTHER RECOMMENDED ARTICLES AND LINKS

Most of the following were posted on SeniorLifestyle, which I edit. Links open in a new tab or window. Close it to return here.

Love and Loss Among Older Adults by U.S. Census Bureau Staff—Marriage, divorce, widowhood remain prevalent among older populations… (April 24, 2021)

Racism and Religion by Rusty Wright—Sanctified bigotry, or unity and diversity solutions?… (April 23, 2021)

What Are You Waiting For? by U.S. Census Bureau Staff—New tool from U.S. Census Bureau tracks COVID vaccinations and vaccination hesitancy rate… (April 16, 2021)

Medical Debt by U.S. Census Bureau Staff—How serious is it and who has the most?… (April 10, 2021)

Major League Baseball is Back by U.S. Census Bureau Staff—Interesting facts and figures as all 30 teams scheduled for opening day games… (April 1, 2021)

Stimulus Check Myths, Debunked by Julia Glum / Money.com—Can the IRS take back your $1,400 payment . . . and other myths you may have heard… (March 19, 2021)

Truth Decay by David Gushee / Baptist News Service—Truth is interpersonal and covenantal… (January 30, 2021)

Flaming Emails and Comments by James N. Watkins—How to deal with them… (January 29, 2021)

Martin Luther King Jr.'s Rules for Prorestors by James N. Watkins—Wisdom for such a time as this… (January 18, 2021)

Pandemic Anxiety and Depression Among Young Adults Living Alone by U.S. Census Bureau Staff—Living alone has more impact on mental health of young adults than older adults… (January 15, 2021)

The Strain of Polarization by James N. Watkins—What happens when there is no middle ground… (November 14, 2020)

Divided by Politics by James N. Watkins—What would Jesus say to a Church divided by politics?… (October 30, 2020)

Taking the Election Personally by George Garrison—A call for humility and grace… (October 29, 2020)

Talking to People You Disagree With by Megan Phelps-Rope / TED ideas—4 tips to help bring civility to a polarized world… (September 12, 2020)

Un-Taming the Tension by George Garrison—Some tension can and should be held without causing major dissension… (September 3, 2020)

Profiles in Courage by Greg Asimakoupoulos—Celebrating the Women's Suffrage Movement… (August 22, 2020)

Changing Racists Hearts (5) by Rusty Wright—Abolishing the slave trade… (July 23, 2020)

White, "woke" . . . and "privileged" by James N. Watkins—Boyhood memories stir thoughts on racism and privilege today… (July 10, 2020)

Changing Racists Hearts (4) by Rusty Wright—"Amazing Grace" hymnwirter's racist past… (July 8, 2020)

Your Church May be Prejudiced by James N. Watkins—The top ten signs have not changed in twenty years… (June 26, 2020)

Changing Racists Hearts (3) by Rusty Wright—Starting with my own… (June 25, 2020)

Changing Racists Hearts (2) by Rusty Wright—Police brutality: Lessons from South Africa… (June 19, 2020)

Changing Racists Hearts by Rusty Wright—Can it be done?… (June 15, 2020)

There are nearly 2,000 articles on SeniorLifestyle, going back to 2006. Go to the home page to see lists of current and most popular articles, or search through the entire collection.

In addition to my own blogs, you will find other recommended articles and links at the bottom of the page.

20 MOST RECENT POSTS

Additional options for searching are coming...

 76 posts found

Vaccine Resistance by Stu Johnson (July 17, 2021)

What Gallup polls in the last year tell us about American acceptance or reluctance to be vaccinated, and our ability to reach herd immunity to end to threat of COVID-19…


COVID-19 Perspectives for June 2021 by Stu Johnson (July 3, 2021)

Celebrating a new sense of freedom for Independence Day 2021, we in America need to remind ourselves that the COVID pandemic is global and far from over…


COVID-19 Perspectives for May 2021 by Stu Johnson (June 4, 2021)

As U.S. and other countries prepare to reopen, trouble spots elsewhere show that the COVID-19 global pandemic is far from over…


COVID-19 Perspectives for April 2021 by Stu Johnson (May 4, 2021)

Bending the curve: US going in right direction, India and others now in crisis…


COVID-19 Numbers for March 2021 by Stu Johnson (April 3, 2021)

Vaccinations soar, but cases poised for troubling Easter surge. How does the U.S. compare to the world?…


COVID-19 Numbers for February 2021 by Stu Johnson (March 4, 2021)

A downturn in cases, vaccinations accelerating, but are we out of the woods yet? How does the U.S. compare to the world?…


COVID-19 Numbers for January 2021 by Stu Johnson (February 6, 2021)

An updated look at the COVID statistics comparing the U.S. to the world (in a new visual format)…


How is Your News Literacy? by Stu Johnson (January 28, 2021)


Learn how to be a literate news consumer during News Literacy Week…


COVID-19 Numbers for December 2020 by Stu Johnson (January 8, 2021)


An updated look at the COVID statistics comparing the U.S. to the world…


Unprecedented, Not! by Stu Johnson (January 2, 2021)


It's been quite a year, but not without precedent . . . setting expectations for 2021…


Marriage Trends compiled by Stu Johnson (December 12, 2020)

Marriage and divorce decline as cohabitation rises among younger couples…


COVID-19 Numbers for November 2020 by Stu Johnson (December 5, 2020)

An updated look at the COVID statistics comparing the U.S. with the world…


COVID-19 Numbers for October 2020 by Stu Johnson (November 6, 2020)

October 31 update comparing the U.S. with other countries…


Election Eve Expectations by Stu Johnson (October 31, 2020)

Be patient,the 2020 Election is like none before and the counting will go on for days…


The Facebook Threat by Stu Johnson (October 16, 2020)

Increasing concerns for the role of Facebook in fueling social strife…


Driven Apart by Stu Johnson (October 10, 2020)

Where and how you get your information matters…


Another Milestone by Stu Johnson (September 24, 2020)

Another look at COVID numbers as we hit 200,000 deaths in U.S.…


Mail-In Voting Update by Stu Johnson (September 1, 2020)

Do it early!…


Will I be Counted? by Stu Johnson (August 21, 2020)

Don't be left out of the 2020 Election or Census!…


How Should I Vote by Stu Johnson (August 8, 2020)

Will COVID-19 affect the way you vote?…



RECOMMENDED ARTICLES AND LINKS

Most of the following were posted on SeniorLifestyle, which I edit. Links open in a new tab or window. Close it to return here.

Love and Loss Among Older Adults by U.S. Census Bureau Staff—Marriage, divorce, widowhood remain prevalent among older populations… (April 24, 2021)

Racism and Religion by Rusty Wright—Sanctified bigotry, or unity and diversity solutions?… (April 23, 2021)

What Are You Waiting For? by U.S. Census Bureau Staff—New tool from U.S. Census Bureau tracks COVID vaccinations and vaccination hesitancy rate… (April 16, 2021)

Medical Debt by U.S. Census Bureau Staff—How serious is it and who has the most?… (April 10, 2021)

Major League Baseball is Back by U.S. Census Bureau Staff—Interesting facts and figures as all 30 teams scheduled for opening day games… (April 1, 2021)

Stimulus Check Myths, Debunked by Julia Glum / Money.com—Can the IRS take back your $1,400 payment . . . and other myths you may have heard… (March 19, 2021)

Truth Decay by David Gushee / Baptist News Service—Truth is interpersonal and covenantal… (January 30, 2021)

Flaming Emails and Comments by James N. Watkins—How to deal with them… (January 29, 2021)

Martin Luther King Jr.'s Rules for Prorestors by James N. Watkins—Wisdom for such a time as this… (January 18, 2021)

Pandemic Anxiety and Depression Among Young Adults Living Alone by U.S. Census Bureau Staff—Living alone has more impact on mental health of young adults than older adults… (January 15, 2021)

The Strain of Polarization by James N. Watkins—What happens when there is no middle ground… (November 14, 2020)

Divided by Politics by James N. Watkins—What would Jesus say to a Church divided by politics?… (October 30, 2020)

Taking the Election Personally by George Garrison—A call for humility and grace… (October 29, 2020)

Talking to People You Disagree With by Megan Phelps-Rope / TED ideas—4 tips to help bring civility to a polarized world… (September 12, 2020)

Un-Taming the Tension by George Garrison—Some tension can and should be held without causing major dissension… (September 3, 2020)

Profiles in Courage by Greg Asimakoupoulos—Celebrating the Women's Suffrage Movement… (August 22, 2020)

Changing Racists Hearts (5) by Rusty Wright—Abolishing the slave trade… (July 23, 2020)

White, "woke" . . . and "privileged" by James N. Watkins—Boyhood memories stir thoughts on racism and privilege today… (July 10, 2020)

Changing Racists Hearts (4) by Rusty Wright—"Amazing Grace" hymnwirter's racist past… (July 8, 2020)

Your Church May be Prejudiced by James N. Watkins—The top ten signs have not changed in twenty years… (June 26, 2020)

Changing Racists Hearts (3) by Rusty Wright—Starting with my own… (June 25, 2020)

Changing Racists Hearts (2) by Rusty Wright—Police brutality: Lessons from South Africa… (June 19, 2020)

Changing Racists Hearts by Rusty Wright—Can it be done?… (June 15, 2020)

There are nearly 2,000 articles on SeniorLifestyle, going back to 2006. Go to the home page to see lists of current and most popular articles, or search through the entire collection.

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Welcome to InfoMatters. The blog's title has two meanings. First, it is a general discussion of a wide variety of topics (matters) about information. Second, it emphasizes the importance of information in every sphere of life. Simply put, information matters!

20 MOST RECENT POSTS

Additional options for searching are coming...

 76 posts found

Vaccine Resistance by Stu Johnson (July 17, 2021)

What Gallup polls in the last year tell us about American acceptance or reluctance to be vaccinated, and our ability to reach herd immunity to end to threat of COVID-19…


COVID-19 Perspectives for June 2021 by Stu Johnson (July 3, 2021)

Celebrating a new sense of freedom for Independence Day 2021, we in America need to remind ourselves that the COVID pandemic is global and far from over…


COVID-19 Perspectives for May 2021 by Stu Johnson (June 4, 2021)

As U.S. and other countries prepare to reopen, trouble spots elsewhere show that the COVID-19 global pandemic is far from over…


COVID-19 Perspectives for April 2021 by Stu Johnson (May 4, 2021)

Bending the curve: US going in right direction, India and others now in crisis…


COVID-19 Numbers for March 2021 by Stu Johnson (April 3, 2021)

Vaccinations soar, but cases poised for troubling Easter surge. How does the U.S. compare to the world?…


COVID-19 Numbers for February 2021 by Stu Johnson (March 4, 2021)

A downturn in cases, vaccinations accelerating, but are we out of the woods yet? How does the U.S. compare to the world?…


COVID-19 Numbers for January 2021 by Stu Johnson (February 6, 2021)

An updated look at the COVID statistics comparing the U.S. to the world (in a new visual format)…


How is Your News Literacy? by Stu Johnson (January 28, 2021)


Learn how to be a literate news consumer during News Literacy Week…


COVID-19 Numbers for December 2020 by Stu Johnson (January 8, 2021)


An updated look at the COVID statistics comparing the U.S. to the world…


Unprecedented, Not! by Stu Johnson (January 2, 2021)


It's been quite a year, but not without precedent . . . setting expectations for 2021…


Marriage Trends compiled by Stu Johnson (December 12, 2020)

Marriage and divorce decline as cohabitation rises among younger couples…


COVID-19 Numbers for November 2020 by Stu Johnson (December 5, 2020)

An updated look at the COVID statistics comparing the U.S. with the world…


COVID-19 Numbers for October 2020 by Stu Johnson (November 6, 2020)

October 31 update comparing the U.S. with other countries…


Election Eve Expectations by Stu Johnson (October 31, 2020)

Be patient,the 2020 Election is like none before and the counting will go on for days…


The Facebook Threat by Stu Johnson (October 16, 2020)

Increasing concerns for the role of Facebook in fueling social strife…


Driven Apart by Stu Johnson (October 10, 2020)

Where and how you get your information matters…


Another Milestone by Stu Johnson (September 24, 2020)

Another look at COVID numbers as we hit 200,000 deaths in U.S.…


Mail-In Voting Update by Stu Johnson (September 1, 2020)

Do it early!…


Will I be Counted? by Stu Johnson (August 21, 2020)

Don't be left out of the 2020 Election or Census!…


How Should I Vote by Stu Johnson (August 8, 2020)

Will COVID-19 affect the way you vote?…



OTHER RECOMMENDED ARTICLES AND LINKS

Most of the following were posted on SeniorLifestyle, which I edit. Links open in a new tab or window. Close it to return here.

Love and Loss Among Older Adults by U.S. Census Bureau Staff—Marriage, divorce, widowhood remain prevalent among older populations… (April 24, 2021)

Racism and Religion by Rusty Wright—Sanctified bigotry, or unity and diversity solutions?… (April 23, 2021)

What Are You Waiting For? by U.S. Census Bureau Staff—New tool from U.S. Census Bureau tracks COVID vaccinations and vaccination hesitancy rate… (April 16, 2021)

Medical Debt by U.S. Census Bureau Staff—How serious is it and who has the most?… (April 10, 2021)

Major League Baseball is Back by U.S. Census Bureau Staff—Interesting facts and figures as all 30 teams scheduled for opening day games… (April 1, 2021)

Stimulus Check Myths, Debunked by Julia Glum / Money.com—Can the IRS take back your $1,400 payment . . . and other myths you may have heard… (March 19, 2021)

Truth Decay by David Gushee / Baptist News Service—Truth is interpersonal and covenantal… (January 30, 2021)

Flaming Emails and Comments by James N. Watkins—How to deal with them… (January 29, 2021)

Martin Luther King Jr.'s Rules for Prorestors by James N. Watkins—Wisdom for such a time as this… (January 18, 2021)

Pandemic Anxiety and Depression Among Young Adults Living Alone by U.S. Census Bureau Staff—Living alone has more impact on mental health of young adults than older adults… (January 15, 2021)

The Strain of Polarization by James N. Watkins—What happens when there is no middle ground… (November 14, 2020)

Divided by Politics by James N. Watkins—What would Jesus say to a Church divided by politics?… (October 30, 2020)

Taking the Election Personally by George Garrison—A call for humility and grace… (October 29, 2020)

Talking to People You Disagree With by Megan Phelps-Rope / TED ideas—4 tips to help bring civility to a polarized world… (September 12, 2020)

Un-Taming the Tension by George Garrison—Some tension can and should be held without causing major dissension… (September 3, 2020)

Profiles in Courage by Greg Asimakoupoulos—Celebrating the Women's Suffrage Movement… (August 22, 2020)

Changing Racists Hearts (5) by Rusty Wright—Abolishing the slave trade… (July 23, 2020)

White, "woke" . . . and "privileged" by James N. Watkins—Boyhood memories stir thoughts on racism and privilege today… (July 10, 2020)

Changing Racists Hearts (4) by Rusty Wright—"Amazing Grace" hymnwirter's racist past… (July 8, 2020)

Your Church May be Prejudiced by James N. Watkins—The top ten signs have not changed in twenty years… (June 26, 2020)

Changing Racists Hearts (3) by Rusty Wright—Starting with my own… (June 25, 2020)

Changing Racists Hearts (2) by Rusty Wright—Police brutality: Lessons from South Africa… (June 19, 2020)

Changing Racists Hearts by Rusty Wright—Can it be done?… (June 15, 2020)

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What Gallup polls in the last year tell us about American acceptance or reluctance to be vaccinated, and our ability to reach herd immunity to end to threat of COVID-19…


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Celebrating a new sense of freedom for Independence Day 2021, we in America need to remind ourselves that the COVID pandemic is global and far from over…


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As U.S. and other countries prepare to reopen, trouble spots elsewhere show that the COVID-19 global pandemic is far from over…


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Bending the curve: US going in right direction, India and others now in crisis…


COVID-19 Numbers for March 2021 by Stu Johnson (April 3, 2021)

Vaccinations soar, but cases poised for troubling Easter surge. How does the U.S. compare to the world?…


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A downturn in cases, vaccinations accelerating, but are we out of the woods yet? How does the U.S. compare to the world?…


COVID-19 Numbers for January 2021 by Stu Johnson (February 6, 2021)

An updated look at the COVID statistics comparing the U.S. to the world (in a new visual format)…


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Learn how to be a literate news consumer during News Literacy Week…


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It's been quite a year, but not without precedent . . . setting expectations for 2021…


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Marriage and divorce decline as cohabitation rises among younger couples…


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An updated look at the COVID statistics comparing the U.S. with the world…


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October 31 update comparing the U.S. with other countries…


Election Eve Expectations by Stu Johnson (October 31, 2020)

Be patient,the 2020 Election is like none before and the counting will go on for days…


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Increasing concerns for the role of Facebook in fueling social strife…


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Do it early!…


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RECOMMENDED ARTICLES AND LINKS

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Love and Loss Among Older Adults by U.S. Census Bureau Staff—Marriage, divorce, widowhood remain prevalent among older populations… (April 24, 2021)

Racism and Religion by Rusty Wright—Sanctified bigotry, or unity and diversity solutions?… (April 23, 2021)

What Are You Waiting For? by U.S. Census Bureau Staff—New tool from U.S. Census Bureau tracks COVID vaccinations and vaccination hesitancy rate… (April 16, 2021)

Medical Debt by U.S. Census Bureau Staff—How serious is it and who has the most?… (April 10, 2021)

Major League Baseball is Back by U.S. Census Bureau Staff—Interesting facts and figures as all 30 teams scheduled for opening day games… (April 1, 2021)

Stimulus Check Myths, Debunked by Julia Glum / Money.com—Can the IRS take back your $1,400 payment . . . and other myths you may have heard… (March 19, 2021)

Truth Decay by David Gushee / Baptist News Service—Truth is interpersonal and covenantal… (January 30, 2021)

Flaming Emails and Comments by James N. Watkins—How to deal with them… (January 29, 2021)

Martin Luther King Jr.'s Rules for Prorestors by James N. Watkins—Wisdom for such a time as this… (January 18, 2021)

Pandemic Anxiety and Depression Among Young Adults Living Alone by U.S. Census Bureau Staff—Living alone has more impact on mental health of young adults than older adults… (January 15, 2021)

The Strain of Polarization by James N. Watkins—What happens when there is no middle ground… (November 14, 2020)

Divided by Politics by James N. Watkins—What would Jesus say to a Church divided by politics?… (October 30, 2020)

Taking the Election Personally by George Garrison—A call for humility and grace… (October 29, 2020)

Talking to People You Disagree With by Megan Phelps-Rope / TED ideas—4 tips to help bring civility to a polarized world… (September 12, 2020)

Un-Taming the Tension by George Garrison—Some tension can and should be held without causing major dissension… (September 3, 2020)

Profiles in Courage by Greg Asimakoupoulos—Celebrating the Women's Suffrage Movement… (August 22, 2020)

Changing Racists Hearts (5) by Rusty Wright—Abolishing the slave trade… (July 23, 2020)

White, "woke" . . . and "privileged" by James N. Watkins—Boyhood memories stir thoughts on racism and privilege today… (July 10, 2020)

Changing Racists Hearts (4) by Rusty Wright—"Amazing Grace" hymnwirter's racist past… (July 8, 2020)

Your Church May be Prejudiced by James N. Watkins—The top ten signs have not changed in twenty years… (June 26, 2020)

Changing Racists Hearts (3) by Rusty Wright—Starting with my own… (June 25, 2020)

Changing Racists Hearts (2) by Rusty Wright—Police brutality: Lessons from South Africa… (June 19, 2020)

Changing Racists Hearts by Rusty Wright—Can it be done?… (June 15, 2020)

There are nearly 2,000 articles on SeniorLifestyle, going back to 2006. Go to the home page to see lists of current and most popular articles, or search through the entire collection.

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