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1 In 4 Americans Watches A Video Online Every Day (STATS)

The Huffington Post | Jason O. Gilbert | Posted 09.25.2011 | Technology

These days, it seems like everyone and their mother has a video on YouTube. While that may not be true (yet!), it appears from a new study released by...

A Look At Who Owns Smartphones--And What People Do With Them

The Huffington Post | Jason O. Gilbert | Posted 09.11.2011 | Technology

A new study from the Pew Internet and American Life Project has some interesting findings about how Americans are using smartphones. About one-thir...

Men Account For Most Job Growth During Recovery, While Women Suffer

The Huffington Post | Alexander Eichler | Posted 09.06.2011 | Business

The recession, famously, hit men hard. It was dubbed the "mancession," with male-dominated industries, like construction and manufacturing, among t...

Why China Won't Be the Next Egypt

Fred Teng | Posted 05.25.2011 | World
Fred Teng

While there might be some similarities between Egypt and China in their long history, China has maintained an orderly transition of leadership and an economic planning process that is producing results.

Tea Party Conservatives And The Christian Right: One And The Same?

Robert P. Jones, Ph.D. | Posted 05.25.2011 | Religion
Robert P. Jones, Ph.D.

Pew analysis further confirms PRRI's conclusion made last October -- the Tea Party are not secular libertarians but are social conservatives largely drawn from the ranks of the Christian Right.

Why, Finances Aside, Our Children Will Be Better Off Than We Are

Peter Block | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Peter Block

Our children will be better off than we are, but not because they will make more money.

What Matters To Millenials: Pew Study

Posted 05.25.2011 | College

The Millenial generation -- young adults between 18 and 29 years of age -- has made headlines as both a victim of its own apathy and the current state...

Mark Blumenthal

Pew: Polls That Exclude Cell-Phone-Only Homes Have Growing GOP Bias | Mark Blumenthal | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Does it matter that many polls -- including the vast majority that we are currently watching at the state and congressional district level -- do not c...

Study Finds Apple Dominates Tech News

AP | Posted 05.25.2011 | Technology

NEW YORK — A new study finds that Apple is beating all other technology companies, at least in terms of media coverage. According to a study re...

Most Americans Sleep With (Or Near) Their Cell Phones

DailyFinance | DOUGLAS MCINTYRE | Posted 05.25.2011 | Technology

Two-thirds of American adults have slept with their cell phones on or right next to their beds. The number rises to over 90% among people ages 18 to 2...

Crossing a Spiritual Divide

Deepak Chopra | Posted 05.25.2011 | Religion
Deepak Chopra

I have never thought of saints as another species of human but rather as scouts into an unknown territory. The role of a scout is to show the way to others, not to ride back to camp and prevent anyone else to cross the frontier.

College Freshmen Widely Support Gay Marriage

The Chronicle of Higher Education | Sara Lipka | Posted 05.25.2011 | College

College students who describe themselves as politically "far right" arrive on campuses across the country supporting legal same-sex marriage significa...

Our Generation: More Confident, Less Employed

The Oracle | Posted 05.25.2011 | College

Students between the ages of 18 and 29 are part of what's been dubbed the "Millennial Generation," and, according to a new study by Pew Research, they...

Sam Stein

Palin News Is Top Story For Only Two Percent Of Public, According To New Study | Sam Stein | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media

The media is drastically overplaying former Alaska Gov. Sarah Palin's influence on the national political conversation, suggests a new study of the pu...

Youth Embrace Tweets: Twitter's Median Age Now Younger Than Facebook's, Pew Study Shows

Posted 05.25.2011 | Technology

A survey from the Pew Internet and American Life Project reports that younger internet users (18 to 24 years-old) are more likely to use Twitter than ...

Mixing Religions during the Holiday Season: A Tale Of Guilt and Gelt

Delia Lloyd | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Delia Lloyd

According to a new poll, Americans are mixing faiths more than ever before. Many attend worship services of more than one denomination, and many also blend Christianity with Eastern or New Age beliefs.

Killing Enthusiasm: President Obama's Afghanistan Strategy Turns Off Young Voters

Robert Greenwald | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home
Robert Greenwald

Obama should rethink the Afghanistan war for lots of reasons. It isn't making us more secure. It's costing us billions of dollars as well as jobs and lives. And now, the latest reason, he's losing key voters.

Obama Boosts U.S. Image Throughout World, Except In Israel

Posted 05.25.2011 | World

A major new survey by the Pew Research Center finds that there have been moderate signs of improvement in the attitudes of predominantly Muslim countr...

Sahil Kapur

Only Six Percent Of Scientists Are Republicans: Pew Poll | Sahil Kapur | Posted 02.12.2013 | Politics

A new study by the Pew Research Center finds that the GOP is alienating scientists to a startling degree. Only six percent of America's scientists ...

Youth Vote Shifts Dramatically Towards Democrats

The Huffington Post | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Pew Research reports: Trends in the opinions of America's youngest voters are often a barometer of shifting political winds. And that appears to be t...