Same-Sex Marriage

Morning Buzz | Is Civility Possible in American Politics?

[10.23.2014]

In today’s buzz, a DC rabbi accused of spying on naked women, an American Catholic writer reflects on what the synod means for stateside practitioners, and our new report on political civility.

Morning Buzz | President Obama Says Same-Sex Marriage Bans Unconstitutional

[10.21.2014]

In today’s buzz, new data reveals that high school dropout rates are falling and a study shows that higher levels of religiosity equates to higher marriage and fertility rates.

Morning Buzz | The Catholic Clash: How Social Issues Divide Clergy and Congregants

[10.17.2014]

In today’s buzz, the synod wraps up amid controversy and The Immanent Frame gives the PRRI/SSRS American Values Atlas some love.

The Catholic Clash: How Social Issues Divide Clergy and Congregants

[10.15.2014]

After liberal language is used in a synod report, Catholic conservatives bit back. But how do congregant values stack up against institutional outlook?

Morning Buzz | Accepting Language at Pope Francis’ Synod

[10.14.2014]

In today’s buzz, a group of clergy members in North Carolina help overturn a ban on same-sex marriage and Americans’ continue struggling with costly medical bills.

Morning Buzz | “Mass Mobs” Increase Attendance in Detroit Churches

[10.10.2014]

In today’s buzz, Millennials show love for Hillary, Las Vegas preps for same-sex marriage rush, and “Mass Mobs” invade Detroit churches.

Morning Buzz | LSU Study Supports the Secularization Hypothesis

[10.09.2014]

In today’s buzz, how black Millennials feel about same-sex marriage and if more education means less religion.

Morning Buzz | Abercrombie & Fitch Heads to SCOTUS

[10.03.2014]

In today’s buzz, PRRI explains the blip in same-sex marriage support, a “death with dignity act” gains momentum, and Abercrombie & Fitch head to court.

In The Atlantic | Is Support for Gay Marriage Dropping?

[10.02.2014]

Today, The Atlantic features an article by PRRI’s CEO Robert P. Jones and Research Director Daniel Cox, who push back against speculations, based on a single recent poll from Pew, that support for same-sex marriage is declining. They give four reasons why dips in support for same-sex marriage in individual polls do not indicate a reversal of the current trend.

Morning Buzz | Obama Approves Refugee Plan for Central American Children

[10.02.2014]

In today’s buzz, the Catholic Church reconsiders remarried divorcees, AA meetings banned in fear of same-sex marriage, and political analyst Alan Abramowitz speaks about political polarization.