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In the New York Times | Rise in Nonreligious Americans Could Affect Elections

[05.18.2015]

In his New York Times column, Albert Hunt talks to PRRI CEO Robert P. Jones about the political ramifications of the rise in the religiously unaffiliated.

In the New York Times | Unaffiliated and Underrepresented

[05.18.2015]

Using a PRRI post, the New York Times’ Charles M. Blow argues that the unaffiliated have long been politically underrepresented.

Only One-third of Millennials Say They’re Millennials

[05.15.2015]

PRRI’s millennial report reveals that two-thirds of millennials say the term “millennial” doesn’t describe them well.

In The Atlantic | Religious Americans Support Gay Marriage

[04.28.2015]

PRRI CEO Robert P. Jones’ latest article in The Atlantic shows that support for same-sex marriage among religious Americans has jumped nearly 20 percentage points in the last decade.

Attitudes on Same-sex Marriage by Religious Affiliation and Denominational Family

[04.22.2015]

Ahead of arguments for the SCOTUS same-sex marriage case taking place next week, PRRI takes a look at support for same-sex marriage by religious affilliation.

On Earth Day, Americans Support Principle of Environmental Protection, but Divided over Policy

[04.22.2015]

Although PRRI’s surveys find that Americans agree on the idea of protecting the earth, they are less supportive of and more divided on laws that would do so.

Support for Same-sex Marriage in Every State

[04.20.2015]

PRRI’s American Values Atlas explores state differences on support for same-sex marriage.

Less Than Half of Millennial Women Identify as “Feminist”

[04.15.2015]

Using PRRI’s survey on millennials, sexuality, and reproductive health, we explore millennial feminists—who they are, who they’re not, and what they believe.

Listen to PRRI CEO Robert P. Jones on Scripps News’ DecodeDC Podcast

[04.13.2015]

PRRI CEO Robert P. Jones appeared on Scripps News’ DecodeDC podcast to discuss “religious freedom” laws and America’s changing religious and cultural landscape.

Asian-Pacific Islander Millennials: More Liberal on Abortion, Less Religious Than Other Millennials

[04.13.2015]

Millennials are divided on the issue of abortion. The “selfie” generation strays from the traditional “pro-choice” and “pro-life” labels—partly because they don’t unanimously agree on abortion’s legality. PRRI’s millennial, sexuality, and reproductive health survey found that a majority (55 percent) of millennials say abortion should be legal in all or most cases, while 42 percent say it should be illegal in all or most cases. But not all millennials share these views; Asian-Pacific […]