Oct 3, 2021
Advocacy and political activism have become part of the social media ecosystem. Pew Research data shows roughly 76% of Americans say that social media makes people think they are making a difference when they really aren’t.
Yet more of us are turning to social media as a primary way to engage with social and...
Apr 21, 2021
2020 was a tough year. And a global pandemic, a shuttered economy, and the social justice movement made it a uniquely tough election year for opinion pollsters.
Election night seemed like a repeat of 2016. The polls simply got it wrong. Again.
The predictions of a “blue wave” never materialized. Pollsters had to...
Feb 23, 2021
We are often told society today is more divided than ever. But what is driving this division?
A number of factors are fueling this narrative of “us versus them” in our communities. Ideology, race, gender, class, and geography have come to define who we listen to – and who we distrust.
Add in an increasingly...