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Social and Policy Issues

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by RJ Reinhart and Zacc Ritter

There is a disconnect between Americans' perceptions of their personal success and their perceptions of how society defines success.

by Lydia Saad

Fifty years after Woodstock became the symbol of 1960s social upheaval, Gallup trends highlight how much has changed in U.S. society.

Read Gallup's short answer to this common question about gun ownership, including what percentages of major demographic subgroups own guns.

As AIDS spread in the 1980s, Gallup found some Americans expressing judgmental views about those who had contracted the disease.