Each weekly report explores a single "hot" issue in the news that covers all sides. Includes charts, graphs and bibliographies. Global Researcher includes monthly single-topic reports on vital world issues. Full text.
Provides a series of essays that present multiple sides of a current issue. Provides 200 topics, each with an overview (objective background/description), point (argument) and counterpoint (opposing argument).
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In addition to etymologies and definitions, the OED provides examples of usages of given words and meanings as they develop and change (i.e. the earliest recorded usage of the word "McJob").
A comprehensive set of data on current issues in 20 policy areas including: business, diversity, economic conditions, education, elections, health, housing, labor, population, transportation, and more.