Our Corner | Who Best Represents American Catholics?

This Friday, on NPR’s “Tell Me More,” Dr. Robert P. Jones discussed the Catholic vote. For the first time, both major political parties have Catholic vice presidential Catholics

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The Morning Buzz | GOP Platform Includes Support for Ban on Shari’a Law

The GOP platform will include a plank supporting a ban on the use of foreign law (including Shari’a, or Islamic law) in U.S. courtrooms.

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The Morning Buzz | Does Facebook Inspire Millennials to Overshare?

One college professor says that Facebook is inspiring his students to overshare.

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Joining the Party: On Abortion and Same-sex Marriage, Hispanic American Partisans Are as Polarized as the Public

How socially conservative are Hispanic Americans, how persuadable are Hispanic Americans on social issues, and how important are these issues to Hispanic American voters?

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Our Corner | Dr. Robert P. Jones at EthicsDaily

Dr. Robert P. Jones discusses religion and the 2012 election with Cliff Vaughn of EthicsDaily.com. How much enthusiasm will white evangelical Protestants bring to this November’s election?

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The Morning Buzz | Attacks Against American Muslims Spiked During Ramadan

Attacks against Muslims in the U.S. spiked during the holy month of Ramadan, which ended this weekend.

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The Morning Buzz | Gunman Opens Fire on Security Guard at Family Research Council

A gunman opened fire on a security guard at the headquarters of the conservative Family Research Council’s main office in Washington, DC, only to be subdued by the injured security guard.

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As Catholics Go, So Goes the Nation?

What should we expect from Catholics between now and Election day?

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Mitt Romney’s Complicated Courtship Dance(s)

Mitt Romney has played down his personal Mormon faith, but has not hesitated to harness “religion” under other guises for political gain.

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Our Corner | State of Belief Radio

This week on State of Belief Radio, Dr. Robert P. Jones provided some context in a segment about recent claims that black Americans will abandon President Obama over his endorsement of same-sex marriage. Dr. Jones observed: What the poll really reveal… [Read more...]