Religious Pluralism

Introducing the American Values Atlas (AVA)


PRRI launched the American Values Atlas (AVA), a new tool allowing users to explore the religious, political, and demographic landscape of the United States, as well as Americans’ attitudes toward political issues, such as immigration, same-sex marriage, and abortion.

PRRI CEO Robert P. Jones Hosts El-Hibri Foundation Webinar


As part of the El-Hibri Foundation’s World Interfaith Harmony Week Series, PRRI CEO Robert P. Jones hosted a webinar titled “10 Things You Must Know About: Changing Landscape in Religious America From Surveys.”

The Morning Buzz | Mike Huckabee is Flying High


In today’s Buzz, Mike Huckabee racks up some serious private jet bills, a Christian university fights to keep a transgender student out of all-male housing, the cities where you can get the most bang for your salary, and the story of how women got into the civil rights movement.

Morning Buzz | Studies Find Mentioning Religion on Resumes Lead to Fewer Interviews


Today’s Buzz covers soccer and immigration, political parties and incarceration, the separation of church and state, and how college religious activities’ impact on hiring.

The Morning Buzz | Jeb Bush Calls Immigration “Act of Love”


Today’s Buzz reports on PRRI’s blog post about Americans who practice more than one religion, PRRI’s Scholar’s Sidebar with Melissa Deckman, a New York Times op-ed that proposes pensions for all American workers, Jeb Bush’s recent speech calling immigration an “act of love,” and the Brooking Institute’s newest Metro Monitor, which tracks jobs, unemployment, housing prices and output for major U.S. cities.

Mixing and Matching: Who Practices Multiple Religions?


A recent survey conducted by PRRI found that sixteen percent of Americans currently say they follow the teachings or practices of more than one religion.

President Obama to Review U.S. Deportations


Today’s Buzz covers green funerals, a possible extension of jobless benefits, and a high school sleep activist!

A Year in the Life of Pope Francis I


Today marks one year since Jorge Mario Bergoglio became the 266th pontiff of the Catholic Church. Here’s a look back at some of Pope Francis’s most memorable moments during his first year in the Vatican.

How do Church Stances on LGBT Issues Affect Americans’ Decisions to Leave Religion?


Today’s Buzz covers the cost of passing on health insurance, a new and controversial statue of “Homeless Jesus,” and Thomas Edsall’s use of PRRI data in his latest for The New York Times.

Reasons for Increasing Support for Same-sex Marriage in the South


On its home page, The Atlantic features a piece by PRRI CEO Dr. Robert P. Jones, “The South’s Stunning Embrace of Gay Marriage,” which explores the growth in support for same-sex marriage in Dixieland. In the South overall, support for same-sex marriage has risen dramatically during the past decade, from 22 percent in 2003 to 48 percent in 2013.