Death Penalty

Morning Buzz | Pope Francis Calls Death Penalty “Unacceptable”

[03.26.2015]

In today’s buzz, a small township in PA rejected an application for Islamic cemetery, and the last day to register for the release of our new survey.

Morning Buzz | Legislation Would Require Airmen to Say “So Help Me God” During Oaths

[03.25.2015]

In today’s buzz, Senator Ted Cruz signals desire to appeal to evangelical voters, and Italian pizza shop owner delivers pizza to Pope Francis in his popemobile.

Morning Buzz | Join PRRI for the Release of the Millennials, Sexuality, and Reproductive Health Survey

[03.12.2015]

In today’s buzz, PRRI will release a new survey on Millennials, sexuality, and reproductive health on March 27, and monks are the original hipsters.

Morning Buzz | The Three Religious Groups That Dominate the U.S.

[03.04.2015]

In today’s buzz, prosecutors seek death penalty for man accused of killing three Muslims at UNC and AVA data shows three religious groups dominate most states.

Morning Buzz | D.C. Council Unanimously Bans Gay-Conversion Therapy For Minors

[12.04.2014]

In today’s buzz, race may impact a person’s concern about climate change, SCOTUS may be becoming wary of the death penalty, and your opinions may not be based on facts.

Morning Buzz | How Millennials and the Religious Voted on Tuesday

[11.06.2014]

In today’s buzz, although Republicans came out on top in Tuesday’s midterms, Democrats held onto Millennials—but that might change soon.

The Morning Buzz | Just How Bad is the Prosperity Gospel?

[09.04.2014]

In today’s Buzz, a gay teacher is fired over her “non-traditional pregnancy,” the Boston Globe launches a new site for Catholic news, a movement aims to mandate paid sick leave, and a new map shows which counties prohibit any sort of happy hour.

The Morning Buzz | Is Inequality Damaging the US Economy?

[08.07.2014]

In today’s Buzz, the White House begins fast-tracking undocumented families to be deported, Catholic charities in New York City shift their focus, Missouri executed another death row inmate, and a new report says that inequality is damaging the US economy.

The Morning Buzz | Americans Abandon the Coasts in Search of Affordable Housing

[08.05.2014]

In today’s Buzz, more evidence appears in the Cameron Todd Willingham case, a Tea Party insurgent hopes to topple an incumbent in Kansas, Toledo’s water supply is contaminated, some religious leaders urge gay Christians to remain celibate, and Kentucky approves tax breaks for a Christian theme park.

The Morning Buzz | What Do We Owe Iraq’s Christian Minority?

[07.25.2014]

In today’s Buzz, a botched execution in Arizona, a new book on fanaticism within big-time sports, Iraq’s Christian minority is in trouble, Republican governors stand to benefit from climate change regulations, and prices rise on Israeli carriers flying into Tel Aviv.