Food for Thought: Union membership in the US

1. Union membership in the US:
Source: @chartrdaily  
2. Poverty rate:
Source: @bpolitics   Read full article  
3. US private prison population:
Source: Statista  
4. Trust in traditional media:
Source: @axios   Read full article  
5. State governor ratings:
Source: Gallup   Read full article  
6. Freedom of Information Act requests:
Source: @axios   Read full article  
7. Mexico’s birth rate:
Source: @Noahpinion, @bopinion   Read full article  
8. Should vaccination be mandatory?
Source: Statista  
9. Actual vs. perceived relative income (people generally think their income percentile is lower than it is):
Source: Mounir Karadja, Johanna Mollerstrom, and David Seim, Review of Economics and Statistics – June 2016  
10. US sales of sweets are up sharply since the start of the pandemic. This year, it’s about frozen desserts.
Source: Numerator, h/t Nancy Moran   Read full article