Poll: 62% of Americans Say They Have Political Views They’re Afraid to Share | Cato Institute

Poll: 62% of Americans Say They Have Political Views They’re Afraid to Share | Cato Institute

A new Cato national survey finds that self‐​censorship is on the rise in the United States. Nearly two-thirds—62%—of Americans say the political climate these days prevents them from saying things they believe because others might find them offensive.

The share of Americans who self‐​censor has risen several points since 2017 when 58% of Americans agreed with this statement.

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