In today’s buzz, Pope Francis makes his first appointment in the U.S., Vox makes a depressing international map of healthcare costs, and a cheeky new Kickstarter campaign questions our attachment to smartphones.
In today’s buzz, we launch a beta version of the American Values Atlas, ASU reverses its decision on allowing religious symbols on the football field, and religious insurance companies look to outsource for contraceptive coverage.
PRRI and SSRS are excited to announce the launch of the American Values Atlas (AVA), a powerful new online tool for understanding the complex demographic, political, and religious changes occurring in the United States today.
In today’s buzz, Democrats take to the airwaves, a Southern Baptist pastor shows support for homosexual relationships, and the topic of economic inequality now speaks more about wealth than about poverty.
In today’s buzz, climate change gets an upbeat twist, Brazil considers a Pentecostal presidential candidate, and we rev up to release our 2014 American Values Survey.
In today’s buzz, Hillary Clinton upsets immigration reform advocates, Mormonism becomes more accepting of the LGBT community, and Pope Francis marries dozens—among them, an (unwed) mother.
In today’s buzz, U.S. Catholic bishops’ role in Hobby Lobby, Christian decals on football players’ helmets, and Apple Watch’s main competition in China.
PRRI in the New York Times | Social Worker Spreads a Message of Acceptance to Mormons with Gay Children
A recent New York Times article on growing acceptance of the gay community within Mormonism features PRRI data from our 2014 LGBT survey.
Churches They Are a Changin’: Americans’ Attitudes Toward Same-sex Marriage Are Transforming the Face of Congregations
A new study released by Duke University finds that churches are increasingly welcoming gay and lesbian couples in committed relationships to their congregations. These findings underscore PRRI data that indicate religious groups have seen an astonishin… [Read more…]