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CQ Researcher - Find reports and analysis on a variety of current issues. Includes background information, pro/con debates, and a chronology of the issue.
Times Topics - Find New York Times coverage by topic. Each topic, from Facebook to global warming, includes breaking news, archival content, and multimedia.
Open Democracy - Find news analysis and debates related to human rights and democracy worldwide.
ProCon.org - This site is useful for looking at broad proponent/opponent issues of a topic. Keep in mind that almost all major topics have specific foci with multiple (more than two) proponent/opponent arguments. Look for current conversations (such as those found in LexisNexis--see links below) on your topics to help hone your own arguments with the use of research.
Use these to find news articles
Complete the Access World News Tutorial then go to Access World News to find articles from local (Arizona Daily Star), national, and international newspapers, and news transcripts and video clips; date coverage varies by news source.
Everyone at the Reference Desk in the Main Library has worked through the exercises for English 102 and are ready to help answer your questions. You can go in person, call them at (520) 621-6442, or connect with them via chat or email.