Morning Buzz

Morning Buzz | CPAC Largely Avoids Same-sex Marriage

[03.02.2015]

In today’s buzz, a new 24-hour help line offers free support to those who are considering leaving religion, and CPAC stays mostly mum on same-sex marriage.

Morning Buzz | AVA Data Inspires 21 Maps Explaining Religious Landscape

[02.27.2015]

In today’s buzz, WP and HuffPo use our newly-released AVA data to show US religious landscape, and Jeb Bush’s new pro-LGBT hires for 2016 campaign.

Morning Buzz | NYT’s Frank Bruni Highlights New American Values Atlas Data

[02.26.2015]

In today’s buzz, NYT’s columnist Frank Bruni, WP’s Monkey Cage, and PRRI CEO Robert Jones tap into data from the newly released Americans Values Atlas.

Morning Buzz | PRRI’s New Online Tool Maps American Religious, Political Landscape

[02.25.2015]

In today’s buzz, we launch the American Values Atlas, southern Baptists try to diversify, and an Arkansas “anti-gay” bill becomes law.

Morning Buzz | Pope Francis Takes on Italian Mafia

[02.24.2015]

In today’s buzz, US’ immigration court system bogged down in delays, and SCOTUS to hear Abercrombie & Fitch religious discrimination case.

Morning Buzz | New Plan of Action on Obama’s Immigration Executive Action

[02.23.2015]

In today’s buzz, questions on Obama’s faith, GOP’s new immigration plan, and a dwindling spirituality gender gap.

Morning Buzz | Prominent D.C. Rabbi Pleads Guilty to Voyeurism Charges

[02.20.2015]

In today’s buzz, a new study to create a digital sound map of religion, Walmart increases hourly wages, and DC rabbi accused of taping nude women pleads guilty.

Morning Buzz | Muslims Join Christians in 40-Day Fast with #Muslims4Lent

[02.19.2015]

In today’s buzz, the interfaith spirit is all around us—the secret jewish history of Mardi Gras, and the answer to why some Muslims are fasting for Lent.

Morning Buzz | Federal Judge Stalls Obama’s Executive Action on Immigration

[02.18.2015]

In today’s buzz, S.C. church event combines beer and hymns, and a federal judge in Texas has blocked President Obama’s executive action on immigration.

Morning Buzz | Is 2016 the Year of the Baptist Minister?

[02.17.2015]

In today’s buzz, the state with the most megachurches, criticism over a White House religious extremism event, and how 2016 is the year of the Baptist minister.