Divided we still stand – and getting used to it
A USA TODAY/Bipartisan Policy Center poll taken this month, the fourth in a year-long series, shows no change in the overwhelming consensus that U.S. politics have become more divided in recent ... there is no partisan divide: 54% of Republicans and ...
20 questions: What is Russia's interest in Ukraine?
while Western Ukraine is more friendly with Europe. Many Eastern Ukrainians still speak Russian, and the 2010 presidential elections divided the country with Eastern Ukraine voting heavily in favor of pro-Russia Prime Minister Viktor Yanukovych.
In Divided Jerusalem, Rail Line for Arabs and Jews Is Among the Fractures
The rail was once celebrated — at least by Israeli Jews — as an artery of coexistence in an otherwise hostile, divided city. But it turns out that many Palestinians resent it as part of what they see as Israel’s occupation of East Jerusalem — yet ...
What exactly is quantitative easing?
What is quantitative easing? Also known as QE, it's the technical term for the ... a 30-year mortgage was 3.55% when QE3 was launched last September, having fallen 0.54 percentage points in the prior year, and dipped to 3.35% by May, according to Freddie ...
What is the future of Net Neutrality?
The principle of Net Neutrality has recently come under direct attack and it continues to divide the nation’s lawmakers On May ... according to a new poll by Rasmussen. 54 percent of respondents are outright opposed to regulation and 25 percent are ...