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Last Updated: Aug 04, 2016     Views: 34

Databases that may help you develop an idea on controversial issues are Opposing Viewpoints in Context and CQ Researcher.  Both databases cover current "hot issues" both databases will also provide pro and con viewpoints on a topic.

Opposing Viewpoints in Context: Covers today’s hottest social issues, from Offshore Drilling to Climate Change, Health Care to Immigration.

CQ Researcher: Explores in depth a single "hot" issue in the news each week. All articles include an introduction to the topic, a lengthy overview, background information, the current situation, the outlook, and a pro/con section.