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PRRI Speaks with Janelle Wong about Asian Americans’ Impact on Politics and Religion

[12.22.2014]

Janelle Wong is an Associate Professor of American Studies and the Director of Asian American Studies at University of Maryland in College Park, MD. Her research focuses on race, immigration, and political mobilization. Dr. Wong is the author of Democracy’s Promise: Immigrants and American Civic Institutions (2006, University of Michigan Press) and co-author of two books on Asian American politics. She is currently working on a book about the impact Asian American and Latino evangelical Christians will have on the traditional conservative Christian movement and immigrant political participation. Recently, PRRI had the opportunity to speak with Dr. Wong in depth about some of the 2014 American Values Survey’s findings on Asian Americans.

Event Wrap-up | Climate Change Survey Release at AAR National Meeting

[12.16.2014]

We debut our latest survey at a presidential plenary session at the American Academy of Religion’s national meeting.

Merry Christmas vs. Happy Holidays

[12.16.2014]

The battle of “Merry Christmas” vs. “Happy Holidays” is feistier than ever this year. Our latest public opinion numbers on holiday greetings and festivities.

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Morning Buzz | PRRI Presents: Holiday Reads


[12.22.2014]

We’re going on a holiday hiatus from the buzz. To keep you informed and entertained, here’s a PRRI-approved list of articles, books, television series, and films.

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Robert Jones Figuring Faith

In Figuring Faith | 13 Top Religion and Politics Findings from 2013


[12.16.2013]

It’s been an exciting year for research on politics and religion, with key new data emerging on hot-button issues like same-sex marriage, immigration reform and raising the minimum wage, and on important groups such as the Tea Party, Hispanics, and Catholics. As originally posted on “Figuring Faith,” my blog at The Washington Post, here are the Public Religion Research Institute’s top 13 findings from 2013!

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PRRI CEO Robert P. Jones Appears on the BBC

[12.12.2014]

PRRI CEO Robert P. Jones brings PRRI data across the pond to the BBC World Service radio program Newsday.

PRRI on Georgia Public Broadcasting

[12.11.2014]

PRRI CEO Robert P. Jones tackles race and criminal justice questions on Georgia’s Public Broadcasting’s “On Second Thought” during his second appearance on the show this week.

In the New York Times | “Riveting Session” on Climate Change at AAR

[12.08.2014]

In an article featuring American Academy of Religion (AAR) President Laurie Zoloth, the New York Times highlighted the release of PRRI’s climate change report.

PRRI CEO Robert P. Jones Appears on Georgia Public Broadcasting

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[12.03.2014]

PRRI CEO Robert P. Jones appears on Georgia’s Public Broadcasting to discuss Americans’ attitudes about race and the criminal justice system in the wake of the events in Ferguson, Mo.

Support PRRI | Giving Tuesday

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[12.02.2014]

Today is #GivingTuesday, a day when Americans can show their support for their favorite nonprofit. We hope you’ll consider making a tax-deductible contribution to PRRI’s research today.

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Climate Change Crusaders in the Clergy

[12.01.2014]

A sizable minority of Americans who attend religious services at least once a month are hearing about climate change from their religious leaders.

Media Roundup | Coverage of PRRI’s New Survey on Religion, Values, and Climate Change

[11.25.2014]

The Atlantic, The Washington Post, Religion News Service, International Business Times, Huffington Post HuffPollster, The National Journal, Politico, and more covered our new climate change report.

Are Transnational Ties Leading Latinos to Express Greater Concern about Climate Change?

[11.24.2014]

Nearly 6-in-10 (58 percent) Latinos believe that climate change is happening and humans are at fault, a view shared by less than half (42 percent) of non-Hispanic whites.

PRRI Becomes New Member of AAPOR’s Transparency Initiative

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[11.18.2014]

This week, PRRI was honored to become a charter member of the American Association for Public Opinion Research’s (AAPOR) Transparency Initiative.

Event Wrap-up | What Motivated Voters During the Midterm Election: 2014 Post-Election American Values Survey

[11.14.2014]

This week, PRRI CEO Robert P. Jones presented the findings our post-election American Values Survey to a packed auditorium and joined our distinguished panel of experts in analyzing the survey’s findings.


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