Americans express less concern than in the spring about Ukraine being defeated by Russia and about the war expanding into other countries.
72% of Americans say taking in civilian refugees should be an important goal for immigration policy in the United States.
On a couple of policies related to transgender people, there is some agreement among Americans, but views of other policies are more divided.
There are sizable ideological differences over the most pressing priorities for the U.S. immigration system within each partisan coalition.
Here’s what Americans said they learned about the development of vaccines and medical treatments and their advice for handling a future outbreak.
Despite the many depressing stories dominating the international news cycle, there is also a note of positivity among survey respondents in views of the UN, the benefits of international cooperation for solving problems and the importance of common values for bringing nations together.
A majority of teens say a welcoming, safe online environment is more important than people being able to speak their minds freely online.
Black Americans support significant reforms to or complete overhauls of several U.S. institutions to ensure fair treatment. Yet even as they assess inequality and ideas about progress, many are pessimistic about whether society and institutions will change in ways that would reduce racism.
At least 110 representatives and senators in the current 117th Congress have publicly stated or otherwise confirmed that they own a gun.
While the economy remains the dominant issue in this fall’s midterm elections, the issue of abortion has increased markedly in importance. More voters continue to view their midterm vote as an expression of opposition to Joe Biden than support for him. But across both parties, more voters now say Biden is not much of a factor in their vote.