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Controversial Issues

Almanac of Policy Issues

Background information and links on major U.S. public policy issues

CIAO (Columbia International Affairs Online)


Includes working papers from research institutes, conference proceedings, NGO papers, foundation-funded projects, policy briefs, journal literature, and economic indicators.

Opposing Viewpoints Resource Center


Provide a complete one-stop source for information on social issues.

Opposing Views

Provides different points of view by experts on lots of subjects.

Pros and Cons of controversial issues

Public Agenda Online

Presents policy options on topic of societal concern such as abortion, crime, education, gay rights, immigration, race, etc.

Religion & Politics

Religion & Politics is an online news journal, dedicated to the two topics thought unfit for polite company.