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Pew Research CenterJuly 6, 2006

Mitofsky on Mexico’s Standoff

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

GlobalJuly 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.

Pew Research CenterJune 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.

ReligionJune 28, 2006

Moved by the Spirit

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

ReligionJune 28, 2006

Imperialism, Anti-Americanism and Anti-Semitism

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

U.S. PoliticsJune 28, 2006

’Enthusiasm Gap’ Favors Democrats This Year

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

GlobalJune 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. PoliticsJune 22, 2006

A Small Boost for Bush

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

GlobalJune 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.

June 14, 2006

Americans to Rest of World: Soccer Not Really Our Thing

Just 4% of U.S adults here say soccer is their favorite sport to watch.