Pew Research Center
A new survey from the Emerson College Polling Society finds that 61 percent of African-Americans believe race relations are getting worse in the United States. As a whole, 44 percent of poll respondents said race relations are not getting better, with 41 percent of Caucasians and 42 percent of Hispanics holding the same view.
A recently conducted survey shows that, for the first time, the majority of people in the United States view war efforts in Iraq and Afghanistan as failures.
Users of the social micro-blogging network Twitter were said to have offered more critiques than compliments on President Barack Obama’s State of the Union address.
The new Pew Research Center and USA Today survey finds that there is broad public agreement of a growing gap between rich and poor, and over half of Americans surveyed – 54 percent – say they favor taxing the wealthy and corporations to expand programs for the poor.
The Pew Research Center for the People & the Press learned that 56 percent of Americans want the United States government to pursue a criminal case against former NSA contractor Edward Snowden.
A far-reaching poll conducted by the Pew Research Center found that discord between religious groups hit its highest point in six years during 2012.
A recent poll has found that, despite widespread coverage and discussion of a recent scandal involving N.J. Gov. Chris Christie, most Americans’ opinions of the outspoken Republican have not been changed.
A majority of Americans (60 percent) say they believe in human evolution, while one-third say that human and other living things have existed in their present form since the beginning of time.
Lawmakers passed a mere 55 substantive bills in its first year.
Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff Gen. Martin Dempsey worried aloud Wednesday that the next generation of possible military recruits is ignorant about the damage that can come from showing bad or illegal behavior online.