Last updated on: 6/20/2008 | Author: ProCon.org

Pew Forum on Religion & Public Life Biography

Position:
None Found to the question "Is the ACLU Good for America?"
Reasoning:

No position found as of Jan. 2005

Theoretical Expertise Ranking:
  Organizations/VIPs/Other
Individuals and organizations that do not fit into the other star categories.
Description:

“The Forum functions as both an information clearinghouse and a town hall. As a clearinghouse it tracks and aggregates news and conducts independent research, including surveys, legal backgrounders, reports, books and Q&A interviews. As a town hall, it provides a neutral venue for discussion. In these roles, the Forum serves as an important information resource for political leaders, journalists, scholars and public interest groups.”

“About The Forum,” www.pewforum.org (accessed Oct. 12, 2007)

Mission:

“The Forum pursues its mission by delivering timely, impartial information to national opinion leaders, including government officials and journalists. As a nonpartisan, non-advocacy organization, the Forum does not take positions on policy debates.”

“About The Forum,” www.pewforum.org (accessed Oct. 12, 2007)

Other:
Nonpartisan, non-advocacy organization. Project of the Pew Research Center and funded by The Pew Charitable Trusts.
Quoted in:
  1. Do School Vouchers Violate the Prohibition on Government Funding of Religion by Making Public Money Available to Private Religious Schools?