“middle-east” Charts

What's The Biggest Threat to the World? »

Well, it depends on where you live. These results aren't particularly surprising, but they reveal how much people's experience at…

SavvyRoo
by: SavvyRoo
views: 373
Score: 13

Global Warming isn't a Major Threat...According to the USA »

Only 40% of Americans believe global climate change is a major threat to their country. This ranks the lowest of…

SavvyRoo
by: SavvyRoo
views: 170
Score: 6

UN Vote for Palestine's Membership: State of Failure »

Last November, 138 members of the U.N. General Assembly voted to upgrade the Palestinians’ presence in that body from “observer…

RJC
by: RJC
views: 262
Score: 5

Most well-regarded nation in Mideast - Israel by far »

A recent Gallup poll shows that Israel remains the most favorably-viewed nation in the Middle East. (The survey included "Palestinian…

RJC
by: RJC
views: 338
Score: 4

104 Prisoners For 20,000 Settlements? »

On October 30, as 26 Palestinian prisoners were released over the objections of Israeli citizens, the Israeli Interior Ministry announced…

Mondoweiss
by: Mondoweiss
views: 211
Score: 3

Traumatic Experiences Felt by Gaza's Children »

Palestinian children have gone through years of wars and intifadas, specifically those living in Gaza. This information was gathered in…

SavvyRoo
by: SavvyRoo
views: 83
Score: 2

Think There's Justice For All? Depends Where You Live. »

Faith in judicial systems vary according to region. The U.S. trails behind the Middle East. How can we interpret this?…

Madinah Noorai
by: Madinah Noorai
views: 70
Score: 2

Mideast Views Religious/Ethnic Hatred As Global Threat »

With rising Islamophobia and the ongoing conflicts engulfing the Middle East, it is no wonder that Middle Easterners view religious…

SavvyRoo
by: SavvyRoo
views: 109
Score: 2

OOPS! Sorry 'Bout the Drones, Afghanistan »

More Americans now view the Afghanistan War as a mistake than in 2001. After 2,348 U.S. casualties, and 21,000 Afghan…

Madinah Noorai
by: Madinah Noorai
views: 128
Score: 2

Churchgoers More Likely To Sympathize With Israel »

Churchgoing Americans are 20 percentage points more likely than those that never attend religious services to sympathize with Israel in…

Peter Graham
by: Peter Graham
views: 330
Score: 2

Americans: After Costly Interventions, No More Bill-Footing »

A comfortable majority of Americans take a more realist perspective concerning national security: we should only get involved militarily if…

In These Times
by: In These Times
views: 200
Score: 2

We're Not the Only Ones Concerned About Islamic Extremism »

Concerns about Islamic extremism are on the rise in the Middle East meaning Americans are not the only ones concerned.…

SavvyRoo
by: SavvyRoo
views: 90
Score: 2

Middle East Not Convinced of Israeli-Palestinian Peace »

The ongoing issue of Israeli - Palestinian conflict has no peaceful Two-State solution in sight for many of the countries…

Peter Graham
by: Peter Graham
views: 88
Score: 2

Was Iraq a Mistake? »

The percentage of Americans that consider the invasion of Saddam Hussein's Iraq a mistake has been largely stagnant since midway…

Peter Graham
by: Peter Graham
views: 74
Score: 2

Syria Not Following Through on Chemical Weapons Agreement »

The US is poising to take action against Syria after the country began "open-ended delays" to surrender their chemical weapons…

Matthew Lawlor
by: Matthew Lawlor
views: 45
Score: 2

The Forgotten Iraqis: More non-Arabs Than You Think »

Coverage of the "War on Terrorism" rarely details the demographics of Middle Eastern regions, which are highly diverse and plagued…

SavvyRoo
by: SavvyRoo
views: 176
Score: 1

Sympathies in Israeli-Palestinian Conflict, by Religion »

A majority of Americans with Christian and Jewish identities support Israel's war efforts in Gaza. Israel's key role in the…

Peter Graham
by: Peter Graham
views: 81
Score: 1

Israel Denying Palestinians Proper Education in E. Jerusalem »

In September 2013, the Association for Civil Rights in Israel (ACRI) and NGO Ir Amim released a report entitled "Failing…

Mondoweiss
by: Mondoweiss
views: 503
Score: 1

Bipartisan "Nuclear Weapon Free Iran Act" Proposed in Senate »

Earlier this month, a bipartisan coalition of 27 Senators introduced the Nuclear Weapon Free Iran Act, which makes it clear…

RJC
by: RJC
views: 204
Score: 1

Afghan-US Security Agreement, Troops Leaving Afghanistan »

Secretary of State John Kerry said Wednesday that the U.S. and Afghan governments have agreed on terms for a security…

Matthew Lawlor
by: Matthew Lawlor
views: 73
Score: 1

Only 19% of College Students Educated about the Middle East »

College students report taking, on average, only one course related to the Middle East, which most likely would be a…

Eric Sirjord
by: Eric Sirjord
views: 159
Score: 1

Palestinians Not Holding Their Breath for Peace »

When asked if there will ever be a 'permanent peace between Israel and Palestine,' Palestinians in 2013 responded significantly more…

Peter Graham
by: Peter Graham
views: 54
Score: 1

Drone Strikes Unpopular in Pakistan »

2/3 Pakistanis oppose drone attacks from the U.S. Drone strikes mainly target the northern Pakistani province of Khyber-Pakhtunkhwa, which is…

SavvyRoo
by: SavvyRoo
views: 46

U.S. Rubbing Pakistan The Wrong Way »

There has been a recent decline in unfavorable opinions of the United States, but favorability is still low.

SavvyRoo
by: SavvyRoo
views: 55

Pakistanis Fear India Over al Qaeda »

Over half of Pakistanis list India as a major security threat, over both the Taliban and al Qaeda.

SavvyRoo
by: SavvyRoo
views: 71

Decline in Pakistani Woes »

Last year saw a dramatic decrease in the Pakistani public's worries.

SavvyRoo
by: SavvyRoo
views: 45

What Keeps the Pakistanis Up At Night? »

What are the Pakistanis worried about? Although both the Afghan and Pakistani Taliban have considerable influence within the nation, worries…

SavvyRoo
by: SavvyRoo
views: 57

Public Opinion on Iran »

Americans are strongly supportive of diplomatic relations with Iran, according to a CNN poll. While about half believe that some…

SavvyRoo
by: SavvyRoo
views: 65

The Link Between Islamophobia & Education »

Americans with a great deal of prejudice against Muslims report the lowest educational achievement.

SavvyRoo
by: SavvyRoo
views: 52

Muslims Feelin' The Heat »

Muslims are the most likely to have gone through discrimination, with Arab Americans feeling it the most, according to Gallup.

SavvyRoo
by: SavvyRoo
views: 73

Anti-Muslim Sentiment in America »

Almost 50% of nationally representative samples of Mormons, Protestants, Catholics, Muslims, and Jews agree that in general, most Americans are…

SavvyRoo
by: SavvyRoo
views: 51

Root Causes of Muslim-West Tensions »

Europe and the Middle East & North Africa (MENA) are the most likely to say political interests are to blame…

SavvyRoo
by: SavvyRoo
views: 57

Afghan Civilian Casualty & Injury Rates Soar »

Amidst political and security changes, the Afghan civilian casualty and injury rate has skyrocketed. The U.N. mission in Afghanistan reports…

SavvyRoo
by: SavvyRoo
views: 59

Where in the World are Things Same-Old, Same-Old? »

Europeans are most likely to describe their days as 'typical,' while on the opposite end of the spectrum, Africans much…

SavvyRoo
by: SavvyRoo
views: 37

The Forgotten War: Rise of Refugees Fleeing Syria »

A dramatic increase in refugees have left the war-torn country for neighboring Arab states since the beginning of the Syrian…

SavvyRoo
by: SavvyRoo
views: 8

Conflict Zones & Struggling Economies Have Low Well Being »

A recent gallup poll measured countries' well being by examining purpose, social, financial, community, and physical indexes. The 10 countries…

Madinah Noorai
by: Madinah Noorai
views: 50
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