Roe v. Wade: 36 Years of Controversy
Today marks the 36th anniversary of Roe v. Wade, the U.S. Supreme Court's landmark 1973 decision legalizing abortion. The Pew Research Center's Forum on Religion & Public Life offers a variety of resources on the abortion debate, including:
- A graphic showing that most religious traditions in the U.S. come down firmly on one side or the other in the debate over abortion
- A summary of where President Barack Obama stands on abortion and other issues
- Q&As exploring religious and other arguments for and against abortion rights
- More »
Jan. 18 - Chicago Tribune
Should God Be in Inaugural Details?
Pew Forum Senior Fellow John Green notes that the role of religious leaders in the presidential inauguration has attracted "a level of conflict and scrutiny that we haven't seen in awhile."
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