Actual deportation numbers

Dec 1, 2016

There was a lot of talk about deporting millions of illegal immigrants immediately, but as The New York Times shows, the actual number that could be deported is much less. Haeyoun Park and Troy Griggs use a clustered, force-directed graph to show the pool of 11 million immigrants and then filter down as you scroll. The transitions are key.

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Watching the growth of Walmart – now with 100% more Sam’s Club

The ever so popular Walmart growth map gets an update, and yes, it still looks like a wildfire. Sam’s Club follows soon after, although not nearly as vigorously.