Category Archives: Europe

Being Christian in Western Europe

The majority of Europe’s Christians are non-practicing, but they differ from religiously unaffiliated people in their views on God, attitudes toward Muslims and immigrants, and opinions about religion’s role in society. Western Europe, where Protestant Christianity originated and Catholicism has … Continue reading

Posted in Europe, Religion

Italy emerges as ground zero for European extremist populism

From Colleen Barry of AP – Italy’s populist interior minister is uniting Europe’s right-wing parties under an anti-migrant, anti-Islam, anti-bureaucracy banner. Continue reading…

Posted in Europe, Immigrants, Islam, Italy

Eastern and Western Europeans Differ on Importance of Religion, Views of Minorities, and Key Social Issues

People in Central and Eastern Europe are less accepting of Muslims and Jews, same-sex marriage, and legal abortion from the Pew Research Center – The Iron Curtain that once divided Europe may be long gone, but the continent today is … Continue reading

Posted in Europe, Pew Research, Thought-Provoking Analysis

Eastern and Western Europeans Differ on Importance of Religion, Views of Minorities, and Key Social Issues

People in Central and Eastern Europe are less accepting of Muslims and Jews, same-sex marriage, and legal abortion From the Pew Research Center – The Iron Curtain that once divided Europe may be long gone, but the continent today is … Continue reading

Posted in Europe, Islam, Judaism, Marriage, Pew Research

Brexit: The Winds of Political Change Are Growing

By David Murrin Note: In introducing David Murrin to an international group, Ken Feltman said, “David Murrin has the misfortune to be correct too soon, before others are even aware of what’s going on. David is one of the prescient … Continue reading

Posted in Brexit, David Murrin, Europe, European Union, United Kingdom