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A Paradox of Tolerance?

Third report in the Social & Political Attitudes Study (SPAS)

Report SPAS-002 found that individuals of both major political parties expressed socially tolerant attitudes towards individuals with other political views. In this new report (SPAS-003), we asked the question: “Are there attitudinal differences between people that are the most versus least tolerant towards people with opposite political views?” Download the findings:

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Suggested Citation: Saide, A., & McCaffree, K. 2020. A Paradox of Tolerance? Skeptic Research Center, SPAS-003.

Technical and statistical information on this data and analysis is available in the Supplemental Materials for Report SPAS-003.

View all reports in the Social & Political Attitudes Study (SPAS).

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