Three weeks ago, we noted with some alarm that the number of women age 18 to 34 living with their parents is now the highest since record keeping began more than seven decades ago. According to a study by the Pew Research Center in Washington, 36.4% of young women have now moved back to the basement, so to speak. Show More Summary
Ana Kasparian, John Iadarola, Jimmy Dore & Francesca Fiorentini | (The Young Turks) | – – N. B. Charts courtesy Pew Research Center [N.B. 6% of Buddhists in Malaysia think well of…
"Overwhelming percentages of Muslims in many countries want Islamic law (sharia) to be the official law of the land, according to a worldwide survey by the Pew Research Center." Inform yourself.
Are you the parent of a young adult who has recently moved back home? If so, you’re not alone. Turns out, according to a 2015 study from the Pew Research Center, one in four young adults ages 18 to 34 are now living with their […]
The Pew Research Center released a report this month on Mexican migration to the United States that should give us pause. It did not address Donald Trump's claims that Mexico is mostly sending violent criminals to the United States; other studies, including a comprehensive report by the National...
According to data taken from Census Bureau data of 2015, the Pew Research Center found that Millennials now make up the largest workforce in the nation, according to the Pew Research Center, they're expected to soon become the largest living generation.Along with this giant demographic change are the attendant cultural......
Tablets like the iPad and Amazon Fire might seem like the perfect holiday gifts, but think twice: New research suggests your friends have one already, especially if they're wealthy. The Pew Research Center on Wednesday released an analysis revealing that 60 percent of Americans who make $75,000 or more own a smartphone, computer and tablet. Show More Summary
The Washington Examiner reports a new Pew Research Center survey found “More than six in 10 Americans believe that the news media, followed closely by Hollywood, has a negative effect on the country.” The extensive interview of 6,004...Show More Summary
Pew Research Center, Ratings of Federal Agencies, Congress and the Supreme Court: As in the past, the public expresses favorable opinions of a wide range of federal agencies and departments, but there are some notable exceptions. Currently, majorities give favorable assessments of 13 of the 17 agencies and departments tested;...
If Uncle Sam were in school, he’d flunk government. His report card, in the form of a Pew Research Center survey, found “Americans’ overall views of the federal government are very negative.” With just one-fifth of those surveyed saying they trust government at least most of the time and think government programs are well run, […]
WASHINGTON—Providing insight into how American citizens participate in the political process, a report released Tuesday by the Pew Research Center revealed that the vast majority of civic engagement in the U.S. centers around oppressing other people. Show More Summary
A recent analysis of data compiled by the Pew Research Center has indicated a growing 'Christian Gap' between Democrats and Republicans.
An extensive new Pew Research Center survey has found that 65 percent of Americans think that the news media “has a negative effect on the way things are going in the country,” the worst ranking among the 10 nongovernmental institutions covered in the survey. The negative opinions of the news media weren’t relegated to Republicans—of whom only […]
According to Pew Research Center data published in the National Journal, white Christians are finally in the minority, dropping from 55% of the population in 2007 to 46% today.In contrast, the generations born after 1981 -- the older and younger Millennials -- are continuing the trend of shedding their religious labels. Show More Summary
A Pew Research Center study released yesterday showed that 40 percent of Millennials think it would be OK for the government to censor offensive speech about minorities. It says something about what this culture is doing to me -- I....
Some interesting news from the Pew Research Center about the attitude of American millennials (ages 18-34) toward free speech. As part of a global survey of attitudes toward freedom of expression, Pew asked respondents if government should be able to prevent people from making offensive statements...
[guest post by JVW] The Pew Research Center released the results of a poll last week suggesting that 40% of member of the millennial generation (those born between 1981 and 1997) would support allowing government to ban speech deemed offensive to minorities. That is roughly 50% higher than the percentage of Gen Xers (1965-1980), 67% […]
White Christians now make up less than half of the US population, according to the latest results from Pew Research Center's Religious Landscape survey.
Most of the headlines about the large new Pew Research Center survey (6,000 interviews) have focused on the continuing decline in Americans’ trust in government, as depicted in the chart below. But the survey also asks one of my favorite...Show More Summary
White Christians are now less than half of the United States population. According to the latest results from Pew Research Center’s Religious Landscape survey published Monday by National Journal’s Next America project, just 46 percent of American adults are white Christians, down from 55 percent in 2007. At the same time, according to the report, [...]