Current Affairs/Social Issues
Issues and Controversies features reports on controversial issues, combining "objective analysis [and] clear explanations of opposing points of view...so students and other users can quickly grasp the essentials of even the most complex topics."
The CQ Researcher (Congressional Quarterly Researcher) examines a controversial issue every week, offering background information, pro and con arguments, and references for further study.
Opposing Viewpoints in Context provides a wealth of information on contemporary social issues. It includes topic overviews, pro/con viewpoint essays, primary source documents, court-case summaries, periodical articles, images and videos.
Social Problems is the online version of one of the most widely read professional journals in the social sciences. It presents influential sociological findings and theories related to our complex social environment.
Using the Magazine, Journal, and Newspaper databases should also be considered.