Monday, September 14, 2015
Liberals vs. Conservatives on Quality of Life Issues
From the blog "Why Evolution is True," a number of charts that show differences between liberal/conservative areas of the U.S.A.
Think of these charts and remember them when conservatives tell everyone how superior their political ideology is.
Look at how well, for example, the liberal northeast does compared with the very conservative southeast, deep south, and southwest on quality of life issues.
If conservatism is a superior ideology, why do conservative run states do so poorly in quality of life issues?
The comparisons begin with religiosity:
Teen birth rate:
Overall accessibility and quality of health care:
Life expectancy: Healthy years of life beyond age 65:
Levels of poverty by state:
Human development (well being) by state: