There is a renaissance in America’s interest in food and, more specifically, how food is produced. A new Chicago Council poll finds that contrary to the debate about hot-button issues like GMOs, antibiotics, and local food, the vast majority of Americans value food that is above all affordable, safe, and nutritious.
New Council survey data shows that US relations with Japan and South Korea are strong. But mutual distrust between Japan and South Korea continues, even as the United States encourages strengthened relations in the face of a rising China.
Soon-to-be-former Speaker John Boehner has shot down immigration advocates’ requests that he call a vote on immigration before he leaves Congress at the end of the month. But numbers from the 2015 Chicago Council Survey suggest that advancing a vote might not be a bad idea.
With the world seemingly lurching from one crisis to the next, foreign policy is bound to be a major issue in the 2016 presidential campaign. The 2015 Chicago Council Survey finds that while partisans share common concerns and goals, they prefer different approaches to US foreign policy.
South Korea is no longer sitting back and absorbing North Korea's provocations. A look at attitudes on identity and reunification among South Korea's youth suggests that in the future this will become the norm, not the exception.
Republicans have come out strongly against the Iran nuclear deal, and have also used it to slam their biggest Democratic rival for 2016, Hillary Clinton. But is the deal actually a problem for Clinton?
A new poll from Univision outlines the dearth of Latino support for Donald Trump.
The polling in Greece on the referendum missed the mark. Dina Smeltz, senior fellow for public opinion and foreign policy, offers a brief review of some of the issues driving the inaccuracy.
A majority of Americans support the broad outlines of an agreement with Iran to limit its nuclear program to civilian uses. While the public prefers a diplomatic solution, majorities also appear willing to use force to prevent Iran from becoming a nuclear state.
As the United States and Cuba continue to work towards a normalization of the relationship, results from the new 2015 Chicago Council Survey show that Americans favor lifting the trade embargo on Cuba and believe the proposed changes in US-Cuba relations will benefit both countries.
A study from Rutgers University finds wide disparities among the public’s understanding of genetically modified foods and their opinions on GMO labeling.
Both the public and opinion leaders agree: the public doesn't have much influence on US foreign policy. And public wants that to change.
A new Lowy Institute poll finds both President Obama and Hillary Clinton are more admired than the Pope in Australia.
New research from the Pew Research Center and American Association for the Advancement of Science explores the disconnects between scientists' and the public's perceptions of science and technology.
Public opinion is ambivalent on free trade, providing Congress plenty of room to maneuver on TPA and TPP.