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The Washington Times Weekly - - Politics -

27 per­cent of Americans say in­equal­ity be­tween rich and poor is the “great­est global threat”; 21 per­cent of Repub­li­cans, 35 per­cent of Democrats and 25 per­cent of in­de­pen­dents agree.

24 per­cent of Americans over­all cite re­li­gious and eth­nic ha­tred as the great­est threat; 35 per­cent of Repub­li­cans, 15 per­cent of Democrats and 23 per­cent of in­de­pen­dents agree.

23 per­cent over­all cite nu­clear weapons as the threat; 25 per­cent of Repub­li­cans, 22 per­cent of Democrats and 23 per­cent of in­de­pen­dents agree.

15 per­cent over­all cite pol­lu­tion and the en­vi­ron­ment; 8 per­cent of Repub­li­cans, 17 per­cent of Democrats and 19 per­cent of in­de­pen­dents agree.

7 per­cent cite “Aids and other dis­eases”; 7 per­cent of Repub­li­cans, 8 per­cent of Democrats and 7 per­cent of in­de­pen­dents agree.

Source: A Pew Re­search Cen­ter survey of 1,002 U.S. adults con­ducted April 22-May 11 and re­leased Thurs­day.

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