U.S. Politics Mar. 22, 2006

Diminishing Divide on Cultural Issues?

Even as divisive policy debates continue, public acceptance of homosexual marriage, adoption and military has increased.

Internet & Tech Mar. 22, 2006

50 Million Americans Get News Online Every Day

Many broadband users now say the internet is a main news source, surpassing even TV and papers, according to the Pew Internet Project.

Mar. 14, 2006

Guess Who’s Coming to Dinner

One in five Americans (22%) now has a close relative married to someone of a different race.

Mar. 7, 2006

Gauging Family Intimacy

Most dog and cat owners think of their pets as family. Almost all describe their relationship to their pets as “close.” Dear old dad doesn’t fare quite as well.

Hispanic Mar. 7, 2006

Unauthorized Migrants Number 11.5-12 Million

The population of unauthorized migrants in the U.S. is between 11.5 million and 12 million, according to a new report from the Pew Hispanic Center.

Global Feb. 28, 2006

India: Pro-America, Pro-Bush

This week, President Bush visits a country whose people hold both him and the U.S. in high regard.

Feb. 28, 2006

Who’s Feeling Rushed?

If you want to find out who’s always feeling starved for time, just ask a working mom.

Hispanic Feb. 22, 2006

Pew Hispanic Center Survey of Mexicans Living in the U.S. on Absentee Voting in Mexican Elections

Strict requirements, insufficient information about registration procedures and lack of public interest hobbled Mexico’s first effort to conduct absentee voting among its more than ten million adult citizens living in the United States.

Feb. 21, 2006

Families Drawn Together By Communication Revolution

A Social Trends Report

Global Feb. 21, 2006

Truly a World Wide Web

Computer usage and internet access have gone global. In many countries the growth has been fastest among people older than 50, according to a new Pew Global Attitudes report.