This site delivers information about current U.S. foreign policy and about American life and culture. It is produced by the U.S. Department of State's Bureau of International Information Programs.
Grand Prismatic Spring in the Yellowstone National Park, Wyomimg. (Photo: Wikipedia). The vivid colors in the spring are the result of pigmented bacteria in the microbial mats that grow around the edges of the mineral-rich water.
The Canadian constitution recognizes three distinct groups of Aboriginal peoples with unique histories, languages, cultural practices, and spiritual beliefs. Learn about the Aboriginal arts, history and heritage that are woven into the fabric of the country.
Promotes an enhanced understanding of the Civil Rights Movement by helping users discover primary sources and other educational materials from libraries, archives, museums, public broadcasters, and others on a national scale.
Based on interviews with more than 35,000 American adults, this extensive survey by the Pew Forum on Religion & Public Life details the religious makeup, religious beliefs and practices as well as social and political attitudes of the American public.