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Only a quarter of Americans like Piers Morgan, with Republicans in particular viewing the British talking head negatively Piers Morgan has lost his primetime CNN slot, as falling ratings and a persistent sense that he never quite won the hearts of the US viewing public put paid to his dreams ...
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Most Americans back the President's decision to meet with the Dalai Lama President Barack Obama held a forty-five minute meeting with the Dalai Lama on Friday, despite protests from the Chinese government. President Obama used the occasion as an opportunity to call upon China to fully respect the human rights ...
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A recent definition of appropriate corporal punishment on children by the Kansas legislature is seen as too severe - but only just Last week the Kansas state legislature discussed a bill seeking to define corporal punishment guidelines for parents and teachers. The bill was defeated, but included a detailed description ...
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One in two Republicans think that people who don't pay anything in tax shouldn't have the right to vote Tom Perkins, the controversial former venture capitalist and erstwhile romantic novelist, has made headlines recently with his proposal that people who don't earn enough to pay taxes shouldn't be allowed to ...
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Though many think the Catholic Church has changed direction for the better in terms of it's handling of sexual abuse, many Americans have an unfavorable view of the Church. The Catholic Church under Pope Francis is now seen as trying to solve the problem of sexual abuse of children by ...
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Political polarization does impact views about the economy, but it doesn't tell the whole story Despite evidence that the economy is slowly getting better, many Americans have yet to recognize, or acknowledge, any improvement. More than a third – 38% – in the latest Economist/YouGov Poll are convinced that the ...
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