Category Archives: Pew Research

Distinguishing Between Factual and Opinion Statements in the News

By Amy Mitchell, Jeffrey Gottfried, Michael Barthel and Nami Sumida of Pew Research In today’s fast-paced and complex information environment, news consumers must make rapid-fire judgments about how to internalize news-related statements – statements that often come in snippets and … Continue reading

Posted in Journalism, Media, Pew Research, Thought-Provoking Analysis

Gender discrimination comes in many forms for today’s working women

By Kim Parker and Cary Funk of Pew Research About four-in-ten working women (42%) in the United States say they have faced discrimination on the job because of their gender. They report a broad array of personal experiences, ranging from … Continue reading

Posted in Business, Discrimination, Fairness, Gender Gap, Pew Research, United States, Women

Key public opinion findings on Trump, Putin and the countries they lead

By Kristen Bialik of Pew Research Earlier this year, most Americans (68%) expressed an unfavorable opinion of Putin, but Russians had a relatively positive view of Trump. Just 16% of Americans saw Putin favorably, according to a survey conducted in … Continue reading

Posted in Donald Trump, Pew Research, polls, Putin, Russia, United States

Key findings about U.S. immigrants

By Gustavo López and Kristen Bialik of Pew Research The U.S. has more immigrants than any other country in the world. Today, more than 40 million people living in the U.S. were born in another country, accounting for about one-fifth … Continue reading

Posted in Immigrants, Pew Research, Thought-Provoking Analysis, United States

Worldwide, People Divided on Whether Life Today Is Better Than in the Past

By Jacob Poushter of Pew Research Center How far do people around the globe think they and others like them have come, compared with 50 years ago? Pew Research Center put that question to nearly 43,000 people in 38 countries around … Continue reading

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