Social and Policy Issues
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Thirty years ago, Gallup found fewer than one in two Americans (38%) favored the death penalty for persons convicted of dealing drugs but not of murder.
U.S. college students, especially those in the East, outpaced the general public in opposing Richard Nixon's policies on the Vietnam War.
Gallup's Regional Director for the World Poll in French-speaking Africa, Magali Rheault, shares her thoughts on the issues facing women in Africa.
Telephone survey response rates are down across the survey research industry, requiring researchers to explore alternatives that supplement phone surveys.
Across 100 pieces published thus far, the Gallup Vault revisits historical Gallup data that help put the past and present into better perspective.