Morning Buzz | Is Civility Possible in American Politics?

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. … [Read more...]

Report: Is Civility Possible?

A new report analyzes data from over 20 surveys to see how Americans feel about civility in American politics and public discourse. … [Read more...]

Morning Buzz | Almost 90% of Americans Unaware of Obamacare’s Next Enrollment

In today's buzz, the nun who won "The Voice" of Italy covers Madonna's "Like a Virgin" and a religion writer defends New Atheists. … [Read more...]

On Brookings’ FixGov | When Obama Lost White Millennials

Research Director Daniel Cox examines when President Obama lost the support of his tried-and-true demographic: white Millennials. … [Read more...]

PRRI CEO Robert P. Jones Speaks at 32nd Annual Everett C. Parker Lecture

Earlier this month, PRRI CEO Robert P. Jones appeared on the religion and news media panel at the 32nd annual Everett C. Parker Lecture. Jones joined Rev. J. Bennett Guess, Executive Minister of Local Church Ministries of the United Church of Christ, and Gene Policinski, Chief Operating Officer of Newseum Institute and the Institute’s First Amendment Center, to discuss the interplay of religion and the media. In the talk, Jones […] … [Read more...]

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

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. … [Read more...]

Morning Buzz | The Decline of the White Evangelical Protestant — and What That Means for the GOP

In today's buzz, Catholic bishops vote against more accepting language toward the LGBT community in synod report. … [Read more...]

In The Atlantic | Southern Evangelicals: Dwindling—and Taking the GOP Edge with Them

In PRRI CEO Robert P. Jones' latest article in The Atlantic, he examines the slim margin between Republicans and Democrats in five key Senate races this midterm election. Although the GOP has historically enjoyed stalwart support from what was once considered a base constituency, white evangelical Protestants are dwindling in numbers—not only in the South but throughout the United States. In fact, the number of white evangelical Protestants nationwide has slipped from 22 percent in 2007 to 18 p … [Read more...]

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

In today's buzz, the synod wraps up amid controversy and The Immanent Frame gives the PRRI/SSRS American Values Atlas some love. … [Read more...]

Morning Buzz | Republicans Put Their Faith in Chris Connelly

In today's buzz, religious "seekers," Republican faith ambassadors, and million dollar atheist settlements. … [Read more...]


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