February 9, 2024
Until very recently, American culture has operated on the flawed notion that teenage dating and sex required little encouragement. Teenage romance was once seen as a natural part of American adolescence. This, it turns out, is completely wrong. Teenage dating is not inevitable and it’s a rapidly disappearing part of the American teenage experience. These
January 23, 2024
Young men and women no longer agree on anything. What happened?
November 21, 2023
Smartphone and parenting trends have pushed off major life milestones.
November 15, 2023
What on earth is happening with young voters? A New York Times/Siena College poll of six battleground states found Joe Biden with a one-point lead over former president Trump among 18 to 29 year old registered voters, representing a 25-point swing from the 2020 election. There’s no doubt that Biden is less popular today than when he first
September 10, 2023
Despite an early polling lead, Donald Trump’s position in the 2024 GOP primary is more tenuous than it appears.
August 17, 2023
In fact, many young people remain politically noncommittal as they figure out where they fit in.
June 29, 2023
After Dobbs, abortion might prove a bigger motivating factor for nonreligious voters than religious, pro-life Americans
June 7, 2023
Americans are trapped in a loneliness epidemic and AI chatbots like ChatGPT could make it even worse.
May 18, 2023
White Evangelical Protestants comprise Trump’s base, but cracks are forming along educational and generational lines. What does this mean for 2024?
April 11, 2023
The United States seems to have lost its way as a country. Americans have generally low regard for our political leaders, little faith in our institutions, and even less in each other. Our politics are defined by acrimony and division. We’ve witnessed a decades-long deterioration in civic life and social solidarity. The erosion of traditional