Americans growing more liberal, Gallup survey finds:
Americans are becoming mo liberal in their moral values, according to the polling of a little over 1000 adults across the USA, the views Americans hold on a core of moral issues. 91% of those surveyed consider birth control to be morally acceptable; 73% think divorce is okay, compared to 59% of respondents in 2001, 69% were in favor of sex between an unmarried man and women versus 53% in 2001; 63% of approved of same-sex relationships versus 40% in 2001, and 62% approved of having a child outside of wedlock versus 45% in 2001.
Attitudes appear to be more or less the same as they were in 2001: 43% approve of abortion on demand in American today compared to 42% 16 years ago. On a positive note Gallup found 49% disapprove of abortion.
A 2016 survey by the southern Baptist Convention Lifeway Research showed that 81% of Americans are concerned about declining moral behavior in their country. A total of 46% of respondents said that they strongly agree with the statement “I am concerned about declining moral behavior in our nation”. with only 6% saying they strongly disagree and another 13% saying they disagree.
Illegal-alien arrest up nearly 40% under Trump—
Statistics released by immigration and customs enforcement (ICCE) on 5/17 indicated that during the 100 days since Trump signed multiple executive orders regarding immigration enforcement priorities, ICE agents have arrested more than 541,000 individuals who are either known or suspected of being in the country illegally. This represents an increase of 37.6% over the same period in 2016.
75% of those arrested during this period in 2017 are convicted criminals. The arrest of aliens at-large in the community increased but more than 50% from 8381 last year to 12.766 arrests this year during the same period. the arrest of convicted criminals aliens climbed nearly 20% from 25,786 last year to 30,473 this year.
1/25 Trump signed and executive order to begin construction of a wall on the US border and to improve immigration enforcement . Ending the catch and release policy practiced by Obama. ICE agents arrest illegal’s whose only crime is entering the country illegally.
Harvard study confirms media bias against Trump.
Trump was the topic of more than 405 of all news stories during his first 100 days )3 times the amount of press coverage received by previous presidents. The main sources of the bias comes form: NYT, CNN, WSJ, Washington Post, CBS, NBC, Fox, The financial times, BBC, ARD.
Negative news reports outpaced positive ones by 80% to 20% . In one week did the coverage drop below 70% negative and it reached 90% negative at its peak. CNN and NBC was the most unrelenting. by 13-1 on the tow networks. Trumps coverage on CBS also exceeded 90% marker. 80% level in the NYT, 87% negative, and Washington Post 83% negative. The WSJ came in below that level at 70% negative.
MSM’s was unfavorable in every dimension. Trumps immigration policies generated negative to positive rations that exceeded 30 to 1. healthcare reform and Russia alleged involvement were 87% negative, while MSM coverage of Trumps appointees and his personal background, his foreign policy and national defense positions were at least 80% negative.