Police officers in the United States still make more arrests for marijuana offenses than for any other drug, according to FBI data.
Every year, we publish hundreds of reports, blog posts, digital essays and other studies. Here are some of our most noteworthy findings from the past year.
A majority of Americans support marijuana legalization. Support for the drug's legalization has grown across demographic groups over time.
Despite improvements in recent decades, the former East Germany trails the former West on several important economic measures.
Border apprehensions are rising quickly and the demographic profile of apprehended migrants is changing.
Racial and ethnic minorities are more likely than white Americans to say it’s acceptable for professional athletes to publicly address political issues.
Three-in-ten U.S. adults personally own a gun. A majority of Americans say gun laws should be stricter than they are today.
Despite broadly positive sentiments among Germans about the changes of the past 30 years, views differ in some notable ways in the former West and East.
Both violent and property crime in the U.S. have declined over the long term, but Americans regularly say crime is up.
The Supreme Court begins a new term on Oct. 7, taking up cases on issues including guns and abortion. As the term begins, here are five facts about the court.