April 20, 2014

Global Morality: Where America Ranks

Elizabeth Brown, Reason

The Associated Press

WikimediaA new global survey from Pew Research Center compares views on morality in 40 countries. Respondents in each country were asked about the moral acceptability of eight things: abortion, alcohol, contraception, divorce, extramarital affairs, gambling, homosexuality, and premarital sex. They could classify each as either morally acceptable, morally unacceptable, or "not a moral issue." You could spend quite a while pouring over and pondering the results. Here are a few interesting tidbits I gleaned.

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