Pew Research Center Jul. 6, 2006

Mitofsky on Mexico’s Standoff

Dean of exit pollsters sees Calderon hanging on to lead and expresses confidence in Mexican election system.

Global Jul. 6, 2006

Muslims in Europe

Muslims living in Europe worry about their future, and many say they have had a bad experience as a result of their religion or ethnicity. But Muslims there do not generally believe most Europeans are hostile toward people of their faith.

Religion Jun. 28, 2006

Imperialism, Anti-Americanism and Anti-Semitism

Has U.S. power stoked both anti-Semitism and anti-Americanism?

U.S. Politics Jun. 28, 2006

’Enthusiasm Gap’ Favors Democrats This Year

A new poll finds Democrats more eager to vote, but also less happy with their party.

Pew Research Center Jun. 28, 2006

No Clamor for Amendment From Flag-Waving Public

About two-in-three Americans fly the flag. Nearly three-in-four say flag burning should be illegal. Roughly half say it should be unconstitutional. But despite these protective instincts, there’s been no public clamor demanding that Congress take steps to defend Old Glory against burners and desecrators.

Religion Jun. 28, 2006

Moved by the Spirit

What does the global rise of Pentecostalism mean for U.S. foreign policy?

Global Jun. 22, 2006

The Great Divide

After a year marked by riots over cartoon portrayals of Muhammad, a major terrorist attack in London, and continuing wars in Iraq and Afghanistan, most Muslims and Westerners see relations between them as generally bad.

U.S. Politics Jun. 22, 2006

A Small Boost for Bush

Americans are more optimistic about the U.S. achieving its goals in Iraq.

Global Jun. 14, 2006

America’s Image Slips

The 2006 Pew Global Attitudes survey finds that America’s image has again slipped in most of the 15 countries surveyed and support for the U.S.-led war on terrorism has declined even among close U.S. allies such as Japan.

Internet & Tech Jun. 14, 2006

Surfing to the Bank

Some 63 million Americans now let their keyboards do their banking, as online financial housekeeping has burgeoned along with internet use generally. But the “trust gap” may limit further growth, especially among less financially experienced internet users.