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
Pew Research: “Those who study politics have long known that a person’s party affiliation is a strong predictor of how they will vote and what their opinions will be on most political issues. Some of the power of partisanship comes [...]
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
Women in America are not pleased with the country’s current trajectory, according to a Pew Research Center survey conducted in April. Just 29 percent of women polled said they have “quite a lot” of confidence in the future of the U.S., down from 43 percent who felt that way when surveyed in October 2015.
Just 29 percent of women have "quite a lot" of confidence in the future of the United States, according to a Pew Research poll.
WASHINGTON (AP) — Transportation Secretary Elaine Chao says President Donald Trump's plan to rebuild America's infrastructure will be released in a few weeks, and it will include $200 billion in taxpayer money. A Pew Research CenterShow More Summary
People always like to say that with each next generation, kids are becoming lazier and lazier. However, it seems that these days, kids are busier than ever. According to a new Pew Research Center study, 73% of school-age kids have played...Show More Summary
The folks at the Pew Research Center have highlighted some of their most mom-relevant data as a nod, they say, to the way motherhood has changed in century since the first modern Mother’s Day. Working moms may be interested in knowing that since 1975, their ranks have steadily grown 23 percent. Show More Summary
A few weeks ago, Alex Usher drew my attention to this post by the Pew Research Center, on job tenure patterns of 18-35 year-olds in the United States. The takeaway point was that, contrary to an oft-repeated narrative about the...
(Pew Research Center) Americans are split in their support of recent science marches and whether these events will make a difference, according to a new Pew Research Center survey. Some 44% of US adults think the protests, marches, and...Show More Summary
Pew Research: “The black voter turnout rate declined for the first time in 20 years in a presidential election, falling to 59.6% in 2016 after reaching a record-high 66.6% in 2012. The 7-percentage-point decline from the previous presidential election is [...]
According to the Pew Research Center, as of mid-2015, millennials have surpassed Generation X as the largest generation in the U.S. workforce. Learning how to manage millennials is a leadership strategy that can help you successfully build teams and grow your company. Show More Summary
Since 1985, the Pew Research Center has been asking American adults whether they support a “watchdog” role for the media. Specifically, its survey asks whether they believe that criticism from news organizations helps to hold political...Show More Summary