Forget Democrat or Republican – the most polarizing characteristic in the U.S. might be whether or not you own a gun. A study by Pew Research Center published Thursday interviewed … Click to Continue »
More than 80 percent of Americans want to limit firearms access for people with mental illness and require background checks at gun shows and in private sales, according to a Pew Research Center survey released on Thursday. Eighty-three percent also favor barring gun purchases by those on federal...
People with and without guns favor banning the sale of firearms to the mentally ill, but differ on much else, a new Pew Research Center report finds.
Most Russians support both the internal and foreign policies of the current administration, according to a poll conducted by US company the Pew Research Center. Read Full Article at RT.com
LONDON — Nigel Farage, UKIP, and the Brexit referendum may one day be counted among the saviours of the European Union. A survey by the Pew Research Center of nearly 10,000 citizens across 10 European nations, including the UK, showed...Show More Summary
It's true what they say: Absence really does make the heart grow fonder. That's one key takeaway from a new Pew Research Center poll on Europeans' attitudes toward the European Union. Since Brexit, the attitude toward the institution has improved in many countries, including the U.K. In Poland, for example, nearly three-quarters of the population […]
A new survey finds that adults 65 and older are becoming more plugged in when it comes to mobile news. Multichannel News reports that the Pew Research Center study found that 85% of adults in the U.S. have received news...
Over the past decade, the use of social platforms grew rapidly, expanding into every aspect of our lives. According to Pew Research Center, 69 percent of Americans today actively use social media to connect with others, get news and share information. This is up from just 5 percent in 2005, when Pew first began tracking...
Using search data collected by Google, researchers at the Pew Research Center have reconstructed the journeys taken by refugees flowing into Europe from the Middle East. It represents a new way of tracking migration patterns -- but the technique could eventually lead to misuse. More »
by Steven Hsieh Every landlord's favorite city council member. Kelly O In 2006, Pew Research Center found that about 1-in-5 non-voters cited recent relocations for their failure to register. In 2014, about 21 percent of renters who lived...Show More Summary
A survey by the Pew Research Center found more financial optimism in the developing world and in Russia than in the United States and Western Europe.
Pew Research Center: [O]ver a 15-month period encompassing the 2016 presidential campaign, about 10% of Republicans and Democrats "defected" from their parties to the opposing party. Those who switched parties were less politically engaged than people who stayed with their parties. Show More Summary
Work stress is the saddest American status symbol: The Italians are wiser than us: In 2008, the Pew Research Center conducted a series of surveys to predict the future of the Internet in order to attempt to determine how technology would reshape society circa 2020. Show More Summary
It is a testament to the incredible vitality of queer spirituality that, despite centuries of both physical persecution and theological abuse, many queer people still have faith. According to a Pew Research Center survey, about 59 percent of lesbian, gay and bisexual Americans report being affiliated with a religious tradition. Show More Summary
PEW Research Center has a new poll on interracial marriage that shows Republicans are twice as likely as Democrats to find interracial marriage “a bad thing.” 12% of Republicans found it a bad thing, while 6% of Democrats felt the same. Just as interesting, 49% of Democrats found interracial marriage “a good thing,” while only […]
Today’s comic by Ruben Bolling is A Calvinesque and Hobbesian look at Trump and Comey: • 54 percent of those surveyed by the Pew Research Center support government regulations to spur more renewable energy: They agreed with questionShow More Summary
A new study by Pew Research Center examines increased tech adoption by U.S. adults 65 and over, which, not surprisingly, has also spurred increased social media use by that age group. Pew found that 34 percent of Americans 65 and older use social networking sites, up from 27 percent in 2013. Younger senior citizens were...
(Pew Research Center) A 54 percent majority of US adults believe that 'government regulations are necessary to encourage businesses and consumers to rely more on renewable energy sources,' while 38 percent support the notion that 'the...Show More Summary
The Pew Research Center recently reported that the Black voter turnout in the 2016 election declined for the first time in 20 years “falling to 59.6% in 2016 after reaching a record-high of 66.6% in 2012”. A convincing argument can be...Show More Summary
A Pew Research Center study examining public trust in the government found that women are now far less likely to be confident about the US' future than men are. While 53% of men in a April 2017 Pew poll said they have a lot of confidence...Show More Summary