Public Opinion

Latest

Corporate Capture Threatens Democratic Government Article
The Capitol Dome is seen in a morning fog in Washington, September 2011. (AP/Jacquelyn Martin)

Corporate Capture Threatens Democratic Government

Americans have always fought to expand democratic freedoms and protect democratic society from being corrupted through unchecked private greed and undermined through grotesque inequality.

Liz Kennedy

Small Business Owners Are More Progressive than the U.S. Supreme Court Thinks Article
Rev. Bruce Prescott speaks during a vigil outside a Hobby Lobby store in Edmond, Oklahoma, on June 30, 2014, in opposition to the U.S. Supreme Court's <i>Burwell v. Hobby Lobby</i> decision. (AP/Sue Ogrocki)

Small Business Owners Are More Progressive than the U.S. Supreme Court Thinks

As the U.S. Supreme Court’s Burwell v. Hobby Lobby ruling becomes the law of the land, small business owners show just how unnecessary the religious accommodations for contraceptive insurance are.

Julisa McCoy, Donna Barry

Infographic: An Interfaith Call for Climate Action Article

Infographic: An Interfaith Call for Climate Action

Americans from diverse faith traditions are responding to the threat of climate change and working to protect the environment, its inhabitants, and its resources.

Lauren Kokum

When Words Are Used as Weapons Article
Conservative talk show host Rush Limbaugh talks with other guests at a White House event on January 13, 2009. (AP/Ron Edmonds)

When Words Are Used as Weapons

While the importance of free speech cannot be understated, the amount of negativity we observe and consume on a daily basis threatens to undermine the quality of civic life.

Sam Fulwood III

Show More