The Middle East and Russia: American attitudes on Trump's foreign policy (November 2017)

Publications related to November 2017 Poll: 

Aerial view of Jerusalem
"Why is Trump undoing decades of U.S. policy on Jerusalem?", by Shibley Telhami, Brookings Institution's Markaz, December 5, 2017. 

Example Poll taken from webpage
Press Release from the College of Behavioral and Social Sciences, University of Maryland, December 1, 2017.

American Attitudes on American Politics and the Middle East (May 2017)

Publications Related to May 2017 Poll:

Trump with Middle East officials
"Here's What Americans Want Trump to Do in the Middle East," by Shibley Telhami, POLITICO, May 23, 2017. 

St Basils Cathedral, Moscow
Press Release from the College of Behavioral and Social Sciences, University of Maryland, May 24, 2017. 

American Attitudes on Syria Strikes, Travel Ban, Refugees, and Muslims (April 2017)

first PowerPoint Slide

PowerPoint Presentation from the Brookings Institution's event on "Syria strikes, travel ban, refugees, and Muslims: American attitudes on Trump's early policies" on May 11, 2017. 

Questionnaire with Results

To view this event on the Brookings Institution's website, please click here. To view the video of this presentation, please click here

American Attitudes on Israeli-Palestinian Conflict (April 2017)

American Politics and Foreign Policy for Trump's First 100 Days (April 2017) 

Publications Related to April 2017 Poll:

Sonia Sotomayor speaking to a crowd
"Opinion: Latinos Need a Voice, Where Is It?", by Stella Rouse, NBC News, June 19, 2017. 
(Methodological Note on Latino Sample

Abbas and Trump
"After Abbas-Trump meeting: Is Abbas' optimism justified?", by Shibley Telhami, Brookings Institution's Markaz, May 5, 2017 (expanded version of an article that appeared on the Washington Post's Monkey Cage). 

Media References to Polls: 

"UMD poll shows surprising agreement across the aisle on Russian meddling," by Kyle Rempfer, The Diamondback, June 6, 2017. 

American attitudes on the Israeli-Palestinian Conflict (October and November 2016)

Publications Related to Poll: 

"Democrats Turn Sharply Against Settlements," by Stewart Ain, The New York Jewish Week, December 14, 2016. 

Yair Lapid
"Expert Q&A: Obama's UN Moves and Growing US Partisan Divide on Palestine/Israel," Institute for Middle East Understanding, December 13, 2016. 

students visiting the Washington Monument
"Palestine and Israel in the shadow of the election: What do Americans want Obama and Trump to do?", by Shibley Telhami, Brookings Markaz, December 2, 2016. 

American Politics, Race, and Foreign Policy (October 2016)


PowerPoint Presentation from Critical Issues Poll Launch on November 1, 2016


Questionnaire with Results

Key Findings 

To view the presentation of the poll results at the University of Maryland on November 1, 2016, click here

Publications Related to Poll: 

Poll Analysis by Jared McDonald, "Will Republicans Cost Trump the Election?", November 7, 2016.

Putin and Assad
"Americans dislike the Islamic State more than Putin or Assad. Here's how this shapes policy preferences," by Shibley Telhami, Washington Post, Monkey Cage, November 1, 2016 (also featured on the Brookings Institution's Markaz blog). 

Trump supporters
"Commentary: It's not only Trumpers who believe voting is rigged," by Shibley Telhami and Stella Rouse, Reuters, October 31, 2016.

Media References to Polls: 

Video: "NEW MARYLAND POLL: Clinton Leads Trump in UMD Poll," Maryland Capital News Service, November 1, 2016.

voters at the polls
Press Release from the College of Behavioral and Social Sciences, "Voters Concerned About "Rigged" System Heading into Election Day," November 1, 2016. 

Shibley Telhami speaks at a presentation
"UMD Critical Issues Poll finds both Democrats and Republicans want a change in politics," by Jordan Fox, The Diamondback, November 1, 2016.

Putin and Obama
"Democrats and Republicans Alike Want the U.S. to Work With Russia Against ISIS," by Emily Tamkin, Foreign Policy, November 1, 2016. 

Hillary and Trump
"Poll: Americans want to defeat Islamic State, view relations unfavorably," by Doug Ware, United Press International, November 2, 2016.

ISIL Fighters
"UMD Poll: US Voters Agree Crushing ISIS Is No. 1 National Security Priority," by Joe Gould, Defense News, November 3, 2016.

"American Politics, Race, and Foreign Policy," World Public Opinion, November, 4, 2016. 

Children at a political rally
"Is there a 'hidden' Hillary Clinton vote among women?", by Philip Bump, The Washington Post, November 6, 2016. 

Example Poll taken from webpage
"Growing Numbers of Americans Want their President to Be Even-Handed," by Delinda Hanley, Washington Report on Middle East Affairs, January/February 2017. Special Report. 

Person draped in an American flag
"Americans View Islam Less Negatively Than They Did A Year Ago," by Ariel Edwards-Levy, The Huffington Post, February 28, 2017. 
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