Multi-section reportsFebruary 3, 2016

Republicans Prefer Blunt Talk About Islamic Extremism, Democrats Favor Caution

Half of Americans say the next president should be careful not to criticize Islam as a whole when speaking about Islamic extremists, while four-in-ten want the next president to speak bluntly about Islamic extremists even if the statements are critical of Islam as a whole.

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InteractivesNovember 16, 2015

Event: Is the American Public Becoming Less Religious?

InteractivesNovember 3, 2015

Video: How the U.S. Public Became Less Religious

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Multi-section reportsNovember 3, 2015

U.S. Public Becoming Less Religious

There has been a modest drop in overall rates of belief in God and participation in religious practices. But religiously affiliated Americans are as observant as before.