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Saturday, December 16, 2017
Pew Polls

Why More States Should (Finally) Ban the Death Penalty

There’s little evidence that the death penalty deters murder. That leaves the questionable value of retribution — that erasing the monster who committed a heinous crime will bring comfort to the victims’ loved ones.

October 3, 2016
Income Inequality

Pew Survey Shows Sharp Partisan Divide On Combating Inequality

WASHINGTON — Americans overwhelmingly agree that the income gap between the rich and everyone else has grown in recent years, but they are divided sharply by party when asked what, if anything, the government should do about it. Roughly two-thirds of Americans, regardless of party, agree that the income gap has increased in the last […]

January 23, 2014