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American Catholics on the Issues by Religious Attendance

[09.01.2015]

A new PRRI/RNS survey released last week highlights important racial and ethnic divides in the U.S. Catholic population—and new analysis shows that Catholics are also divided by religious participation as well. The survey, in the field August 5-11, found that Catholics who report attending religious services regularly express greater opposition to legal abortion and same-sex marriage—consistent with Church teachings—but also demonstrate less support for addressing economic inequality and climate change issues that […]

Catholics Twice as Likely to Agree with Pope Francis on Climate Change Than Disagree, But Many Still Unfamiliar with Views

[08.31.2015]

Pope Francis had made his stance on climate change clear, but American Catholics are largely divided on his position on the issue.

Five Things to Know About Republicans Ahead of the First GOP Debate

[08.05.2015]

While only 10 GOP candidates will battle it out Thursday in the first debate, here are five things every Republican presidential hopeful should know about their electorate.

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Morning Buzz | Pope Francis’ Mixed Messages on Sexuality


[08.31.2015]

In today’s buzz, teaching religion in the classroom, plus how workplaces are killing our spirituality.

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The Top Two Religious Groups That Dominate American Cities

[08.03.2015]

Using the American Values Atlas, we take a look at which religious groups dominate our country’s metro areas.

Map: American Attitudes on the Legality and Availability of Abortion Nationwide

[07.30.2015]

Using the American Values Atlas, we look at where Americans in every state stand on the legality and availability of abortion.

One in Every Ten Young Adults Calls Stewart, Colbert Most Trusted News Source

[07.29.2015]

Ahead of the final episode of “The Daily Show with Jon Stewart,” we take a look at how many young adults view the show as the most trusted source of news on TV.

In the New York Times | Gay and Transgender Catholics Urge Pope Francis to Take a Stand

[07.28.2015]

The pope’s U.S. visit comes at a pivotal time for the LGBT community. According to the American Values Atlas, 60 percent of Catholics favor allowing gay and lesbian couples to marry legally.

Does Trump Speak for the GOP on Immigration?

[07.23.2015]

Presidential hopeful Donald Trump has made headlines over his controversial remarks on immigrants—but does he represent where all Republicans stand on the issue?

Not All Millennials are Social Media Mavens

[07.13.2015]

Have millennials really earned their title as masters of social media? According to PRRI’s millennial survey, it depends on which platform you’re talking about.

In the New York Times | An Evangelical Revival in the Heart of New York

[07.10.2015]

Sociologist Tony Carnes uses PRRI’s American Values Atlas to show that New York City’s evangelical population is booming—thanks largely to immigration.

Majorities of Each Political Party Support LGBT Nondiscrimination Laws

[07.08.2015]

Though SCOTUS has ruled same-sex marriage legal across the U.S., same-sex couples may still be subject to discrimination.

Is America a Christian Nation? Majority of Americans Don’t Think So

[07.02.2015]

Just in time for the weekend’s celebrations of everything Americana, PRRI finds that a plurality of Americans no longer believe the U.S. is a Christian nation.

Nearly One-quarter of Americans Oppose Same-sex Marriage While Supporting Nondiscrimination Laws

[07.01.2015]

The Supreme Court ruling for same-sex marriage is just first of many hurdles the LGBT community faces as they strive for acceptance and equal rights.


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