This Is What A Preventable Death Looks Like. Actually, A Few Hundred Thousand Of Them.

This visualization of years stolen comes from the combination of two types of data from 2010 and 2013: the number of gun murders and the normal life expectancy rate of each victim. More about where these figures came from is below.

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In one of the most glaringly hypocritical moves in recent history, the band formerly known as Lady Antebellum is suing black blues singer Anita "Lady A" White, to use her stage name she's performed under for over three decades.

Lady Antebellum announced it had changed its name to Lady A on June 11 as part of its commitment to "examining our individual and collective impact and marking the necessary changes to practice antiracism."

Antebellum refers to an era in the American south before the civil war when black people were held as slaves.

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