The polarization of Democrats and Republicans in Congress is so well-known that it seems natural to conclude that the American public is polarizing, too. A recent Pew Research Center report generated headlines such as “Polarization is...Show More Summary
Pew Research: “The share of Democrats who describe their political views as liberal has increased over the past 15 years. In surveys conducted this year, 41% of Democrats describe themselves as liberal, 35% say they are moderates and 21% say [...]
Pew Research's latest poll finds that Donald Trump is leading the GOP down the path to nowhere on his crusade to end birthright citizenship. Most Americans (60%) oppose the idea of changing the U.S. Constitution to prohibit childrenShow More Summary
72% of online American adults use Facebook, according to Pew research, unchanged from September 2014. It is especially popular among online women, 77% of whom are users. 82% of online adults ages 18 to 29 use Facebook, along with 79% of those ages 30 to 49, 64% of those ages...
According to the latest data from Pew Research, almost two-thirds of American adults now use social networking sites, up from a mere 7% when Pew Research started tracking social media usage back in 2005.
A new study from the Pew Research Center shows American opinions about immigration policy are increasingly split along party lines.
It seems as though stay-at-home moms are on the rise, according to a recent Pew Research Center analysis of government data. The percentage of mothers who do not work outside the home is highest in decades – 29 percent, up from 23 percent in 1999. The study indicates several possible reasons for the trend, such as economics and the challenge
by Taeku Lee A major new Pew Research study, released on the 50th anniversary of the 1965 Immigration and Nationality Act, documents the rapid demographic changes to the U.S. population in recent decades. Among its key findings, theShow More Summary
The latest national poll from Pew Research shows Donald Trump still leading the Republican pack, attracting the support of one-fourth of...
A new Pew Research poll finds Donald Trump leading the GOP presidential field nationally with 25%, followed by Ben Carson at 16%, Marco Rubio at 8%, Carly Fiorina at 8%, Ted Cruz at 6% and Jeb Bush at 4%. A [...]
Everyone assumes that all teenagers must be constantly flirting, sexting and dating on their phones — but how has social media really changed teen romance? The Pew Research Center released a new report Thursday, titled “Teens, Technology...Show More Summary
Despite proclamations that Donald Trump is losing steam as in the Republican presidential race, a new poll shows he's still the clear early front-runner for the Republican presidential nomination. In a Pew Research Center poll released Friday, Trump leads the pack with 25% support among likely Republican voters nationally. Show More Summary
A new Pew Research survey finds that in the last five months the percentage of voters who say it is more important for a presidential candidate to have “new ideas and a different approach” has surged – with virtually all [...]
Climate change is becoming an issue of rising importance to Americans. According to a Pew Research Center survey, 46 percent of Americans view climate change as a serious issue, up from 33 percent in 2013. Over the past few years President...Show More Summary
On Thursday, Pew Research Center released a survey entitled “Teens, Technology and Romantic Relationships,” which seems to have been written specifically for out-of-touch parents who say things like, “Twit me later!” and, “What are you Facebooking about today?” and, “Let’s take a selfie of the Grand Canyon.” Read more...
According to a study released by the Pew Research Center on teens, dating, and technology, teenagers going through a breakup aren’t creating digital shrines to their exes or pining for them on Instagram at the end of a relationship.In fact, severing ties or “pruning connections” (that is, erasing any sign of... More »
The Pew Research Center's latest report on immigration suggests that the demographics of American immigration are going to see a big change in the coming years. While Hispanics currently make up the largest piece of the American immigrant...Show More Summary
Really informative interactive map from the Pew Research Center charting where America's immigrants came from.
Northeast Times | Pew Research Center Philadelphia City Paper will cease publication on Oct. 8 and be folded into Philly Weekly, The Associated Press reported Wednesday. Broad Street Media LLC, which now owns the paper’s name and assets,...Show More Summary
DONALD Trump would be well advised to take a short break in his busy schedule and read a new report on immigration published by the Pew Research Centre. It shows that with his six-page immigration policy-proposal, which includes building...Show More Summary