Compelling Issues



NewsBank provides a comprehensive collection of reliable news sources covering a wide array of topics and issues.

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CQ Press 

Provides award winning in-depth coverage of the most important issues of the day. Reports are written by experienced journalists, footnoted and professionally fact-checked. Full-length articles include an overview, historical background, chronology, pro/con feature, plus resources for additional research.

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Global Issues in Context

Provided by Gale

Designed to support global awareness, Global Issues In Context ties together authoritative content that enables students to critically analyze and understand the most important issues of the modern world. Integrating news, global viewpoints, reference materials, country information, primary source documents, videos, statistics, and more in a single search, Global Issues In Context is updated daily and offers 250 Country topic pages and more than 400 Issue pages.

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Opposing Viewpoints in Context

Provided by Gale

Contains a range of perspectives on many important issues, with over 21,000 pro/con viewpoints. Includes a variety of resource types: reference, news, primary sources, multimedia and more.

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ProQuest databases provides a single source for scholarly journals, newspapers, reports, working papers, and datasets along with millions of pages of digitized historical primary sources and more than 450,000 ebooks.

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