Percent vs percentage points

There are lies, damn lies and statistics. But the worst kinds of statistics are those that involve changing percentages. When talking about increasing or decreasing numbers, almost everyone who...

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Read! (Aloud)

You're making the final round of edits on a piece. And boy, it sounds like perfection. Or does it? If you didn't take the time to read your piece out loud,...

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Small newspapers, big impact

Op-eds published by top-tier newspapers can drive the public debate. The Washington Post, the Wall Street Journal, and the New York Times all boast eye-popping circulation figures and influential readers. But...

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