In today’s buzz, Buddhism and same-sex marriage, and the 10-year anniversary of Hurricane Katrina.
In today’s buzz, an elite boarding school’s unsavory sexual culture, plus GOP presidential hopeful Ben Carson’s complicated stance on abortion.
Using the American Values Atlas, we look at where Americans in every state stand on the legality and availability of abortion.
In today’s buzz, America’s prediction on SCOTUS same-sex marriage ruling, plus Putin shows up late to meet the pope.
In today’s buzz, Obamacare goes to SCOTUS for the second time, plus why abortion numbers are down nationwide.
The New York Times’ Charles M. Blow heavily quotes a recent PRRI post on Iowan Republicans tendency to be more socially conservative than the rest of the country—and the challenges that poises for 2016 GOP candidates.
In today’s buzz, how religion helped form the liberal tradition, and how more apps equal more distraction, even behind the wheel.
In today’s buzz, B.B. King’s complicated relationship with Christianity, and a graphic that shows how your hometown affects your chances of marriage.
In today’s buzz, Gov. Scott Walker hopes to convince conservative Christians his views align with theirs, and Wegman’s is set to open in Brooklyn in 2017.
As we gear up for the 2016 elections, we use the AVA to take an in-depth look at some of the early primary states: New Hampshire, Iowa, and South Carolina.