Media MentionsNovember 26, 2013

WAMU: Religious traditions and challenges for interfaith families

Media MentionsNovember 26, 2013

NPR: End-of-life conversations not easy, but necessary

PublicationsNovember 21, 2013

Views on End-of-Life Medical Treatments

Most Americans say there are some circumstances in which doctors and nurses should allow a patient to die, but a growing minority says that medical professionals should do everything possible to save a patient’s life in all circumstances.

PublicationsNovember 21, 2013

To End Our Days

In recent years, legislatures and courts, religious leaders and scientists, citizens and patient advocates have all weighed in on end-of-life issues ranging from whether the terminally ill should have the right to take their own lives to how much treatment and sustenance those in the last stages of life should receive.

Press ReleasesNovember 21, 2013

New Survey Examines Public’s Views on End-of-Life Medical Treatments

PublicationsNovember 21, 2013

Religious Groups’ Views on End-of-Life Issues

Religious leaders, scholars and ethicists from 16 major American religious groups explain how their faith traditions’ teachings address physician-assisted suicide, euthanasia and other end-of-life questions.

InteractivesNovember 21, 2013

Timeline: Key Dates in the End-of-Life Debate

Press ReleasesNovember 7, 2013

Many Sunnis and Shias Worry About Religious Conflict

Polling and AnalysisNovember 7, 2013

Many Sunnis and Shias Worry About Religious Conflict

This week Sunni and Shia Muslims ushered in the Islamic New Year and the beginning of the holy month of Muharram. For Shias, the month also is a time to mourn the events that sparked the centuries-old schism between Shia and Sunni Muslims. An analysis of polls conducted in 2011-2012 finds high levels of concern about sectarian tensions in several countries where Sunnis and Shias live side by side.

Media MentionsNovember 5, 2013

Jerusalem Post: Leaders of Jewish Federations to focus on demographics during Jerusalem confab