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Abortion & Reproductive Health
06.24.2022
Abortion Bans in 13 States Defy Public Opinion
In the wake of the U.S. Supreme Court’s historic Dobbs v. Jackson Women’s Health Organization decision that overturns a constitutional right for women to obtain an abortion, 13 states have “trig…
How Widespread Are QAnon Beliefs? According to new data from a recently released PRRI survey, the share of Americans who believe in the main tenets of the QAnon conspiracy movement has increased sligh…
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Abortion & Reproductive Health
06.24.2022
Overturning Roe Flies in the Face of American Public Opinion
The U.S. Supreme Court has ruled in Dobbs v. Jackson Women’s Health Organization, overturning Roe v. Wade and Planned Parenthood v. Casey, in a case that challenged a Mississippi law banning abortio…
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Law & Criminal Justice
06.20.2022
Changes in Views Over Racial Injustice During Summer 2020 Short-Lived
PRRI previously reported that some Americans shifted their views regarding racial justice and racism during the widespread protests in the summer of 2020, but checking back two years later, the progre…
Over the past several years, PRRI has surveyed on various topics related to LGBTQ rights, ranging from broad to very specific aspects of proposed and existing policy. This research has found broad sup…
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Abortion & Reproductive Health
06.15.2022
The Link Between Opposition to Abortion and Denying Structural Racism
In early May 2022, a leaked draft decision from the U.S. Supreme Court indicated that they may be likely to overturn the landmark 1973 decision in Roe v. Wade, which affirms a constitutional right to…
As Congress remains gridlocked on the implementation of gun control measures after a mass shooter killed 19 students and two teachers at an elementary school in Texas on May 24—only 10 days after th…
As the 20th anniversary of 9/11 came and went last year, much has been written and discussed on the impacts of the attacks. Twenty years later, much of this impact is still being felt, particularly in…
White Christian nationalism has become a focus of political discussion in America in recent years as American conservatives and many prominent Republicans have embraced the personalities and ideas of…
Media and certain narratives often pit racial groups against each other on the issue of immigration. One popular idea holds that Black Americans oppose immigration on the grounds that immigrants—mos…
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