Same-Sex Marriage

In the New York Times | The Rise of Social Liberalism and G.O.P. Resistance

[05.28.2015]

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.

Morning Buzz | Religious Change in 2016 Swing States

[05.28.2015]

In today’s buzz, in the US, Catholics more supportive of gay rights than country overall, and new program changes all “millennials” mentions to “snake people.”

In the New York Times | On Same-Sex Marriage, Catholics Are Leading the Way

[05.27.2015]

The New York Times’ Frank Bruni uses AVA findings to show that American Catholics are more progressive than many believe them to be.

Morning Buzz | Josh Duggar and the Danger of the “Purity Cult”

[05.27.2015]

In today’s buzz, Americans attitudes toward the reality of climate change, and Catholics are “soul-searching” after Ireland legalizes same-sex marriage.

Morning Buzz | The Catholic Church’s Decline in Ireland

[05.26.2015]

In today’s buzz, why Facebook is Catholic and Twitter is Protestant, and why the saying “nice guys finish last” may actually be true.

Morning Buzz | Governor Jindal Resurrects Louisiana’s Religious Freedom Bill

[05.21.2015]

In today’s buzz, results of a widely cited study on attitudes toward gay marriage may have been faked, and some say Christianity isn’t declining, just changing.

Morning Buzz | Sen. Rand Paul Sidesteps Abortion Question

[05.20.2015]

In today’s buzz, how religion helped form the liberal tradition, and how more apps equal more distraction, even behind the wheel.

Morning Buzz | Jeb Bush Says Christians Can Refuse to Serve Same-sex Weddings

[05.19.2015]

In today’s buzz, Asian American groups file federal complaint against Harvard, and why millennials are delaying marriage.

Morning Buzz | Why Jeb Bush Might Skip Iowa

[05.18.2015]

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.

Morning Buzz | Only One-third of Millennials Say They’re a Millennial

[05.15.2015]

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.