May 21, 2007

Say U.S. Lives Worth More Than Others’

23%

That’s the percentage of Americans who completely or mostly agree that American lives are worth more than the lives of people in other countries.

Nearly a quarter of American adults (23%) say they mostly (14%) or completely (9%) agree that American lives are worth more than the lives of people in other countries according to the most recent Pew Social Values Survey; those most likely to take this view include white men (30%), persons ages 18-29 (29%) and self-identified conservative Republicans (28%). Read More