Although public support of capital punishment has been falling since its peak in 1994, approval numbers have plateaued in the 60th percentile over the past decade. Continue reading
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- March 26, 2013 | Blog
The majority of Americans support gay marriage. Will the Supreme Court take that into account when they rule on DOMA and Prop 8? Continue reading
- March 14, 2013 | BlogTwo neighboring Florida communities -- one poor, one rich -- show that health improvements among the wealthy don't necessarily raise all boats.
- March 11, 2013 | Blog
A new study says the world’s temperatures have changed more since the industrial revolution than they have since the last ice age, with devastating eventual impact. Continue reading
- February 22, 2013 | BlogWhat if, instead of tying the minimum wage to the cost of living, we tied it to the earnings of the top 1 percent?
- February 1, 2013 | BlogAs the economy continues to show mixed signs of recovery, politicians should recast immigration reform as an economic issue.
- January 29, 2013 | BlogA graphic illustrates one reason why America's path to citizenship needs some improvement.
- January 29, 2013 | Blog
A new smart chart shows that the gap between rich and poor in America is now greater than that of Mexico and other neighbors to the south. Continue reading