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Pakistani Public Opinion on Democracy, Islamist Militancy, and Relations with the US
An in-depth survey of Pakistani public opinion reveals majority support for a moderate and democratic Islamic state, though a small but significant minority shows sympathy for Islamist militant groups. Most Pakistanis ...
Nine-Country Poll Finds Europeans and Americans Desire Closer Relations
Transatlantic Cooperation Seen as Inadequate on Issues from Poverty to Climate Change to Immigration British Council-Sponsored Research Finds Widespread Agreement on Priorities for Cooperation
Iranian Public Opinion on Governance, Nuclear Weapons and Relations with the United States
The findings of the WorldPublicOpinion.org (WPO) and Terror Free Tomorrow (TFT) surveys offer two messages to those wanting to see change in Iran's policies: (1) Iranians want their government to talk with the U.S. about ...
Obama, McCain Supporters Agree Government Responsible For Ensuring Basic Healthcare, Food, and Education Needs: But on Healthcare, Both See Government Falling Short
A new WorldPublicOpinion.org poll shows broad consensus among Americans that the government is responsible for ensuring that its citizens can meet their basic healthcare, food, and education needs. These views are held by ...
Widespread Unease about Economy and Globalization - Global Poll: Most See Unfairness in Distribution of Benefits and Burdens of Economic Growth
In 22 out of 34 countries around the world, the weight of opinion is that "economic globalization, including trade and investment," is growing too quickly, according to a BBC World Service Poll of 34,500 people. On average ...
Publics in Developed Countries Ready to Contribute Funds Necessary to Cut Hunger in Half By 2015
A new WorldPublicOpinion.org poll finds that majorities in all eight developed countries polled are willing to contribute the funds necessary to cut hunger and severe poverty in half by the year 2015. This constitutes one ...
Muslims Positive About Globalization, Trade
Contrary to the common assumption that Muslims view globalization as a threat to their society, a new poll of Muslim countries finds that globalization is generally viewed positively. The poll was conducted by WorldPubli ...
Can Obama Restore the US Image in the Middle East?
Sitting in a focus group, a young Jordanian bewailed America's relationship with his region: "Since 1948, we have tried peace, but everything turned out to be a lie. Looking to the future, we don't see anything except more ...
Iraqi Public Opinion on the Presence of US Troops: Testimony of Dr. Steven Kull
Subcommittee Chairman Rep. Bill Delahunt: And next we have Dr. Steven Kull, the director of the Program on International Policy Attitudes testified during the kickoff in the wrap-up hearing for our hearings -- our inquiry, ...
Higher Food and Energy Prices are a Burden, Says Global Poll
Nearly two-thirds (60%) of people in a new 26 nation poll commissioned by the BBC World Service say they are feeling the burden of recent rises in the cost of food and energy. They say that the rising cost of food, and of ...