People in Muslim Nations Conflicted About UN December 2, 2008 Favor More Active UN With Broader Powers, But See US Domination and Failure to Deal With Israeli-Palestinian Conflict Questionnaire/Methodology (PDF) Press Release (PDF) A poll of seven majority Muslim nations finds people conflicted about the United Nations. On one handContinue Reading

World Publics Reject Torture June 24, 2008 But a Substantial Number Make Exception for Terrorists Country-by-Country Summaries (PDF) Questionnaire/methodology (PDF) Press Release (PDF) Full PDF Version A poll of 19 nations finds that in 14 of them most people favor an unequivocal rule against torture, even in the caseContinue Reading

World Publics Reject Criminal Penalties for Abortion June 18, 2008 Public at Odds With Their Country’s Laws in Half of Countries Polled Questionnaire/methodology (PDF) Press Release (PDF) Full PDF Version finds that in 17 out of 18 nations polled around the world, majorities reject using criminal penalties, such asContinue Reading