Online Resources for Argumentative Essays/ Papers:
Census Information – Find popular facts (population, income, etc.) and frequently requested data about your community.
Pew Research Center - Find nonpartisan facts about public opinion through polling, demographic research, content analysis and other data-driven social science research.
ProCon.org - Provides pros & Cons for controversial issues – Like Pew the information is gathered independent, nonpartisan, nonprofit groups.
Public Agenda – nonpartisan, unbiased resources to help you think through a difficult issue in alternative ways, weighing and evaluating values, priorities, pros, cons and tradeoffs.
World Public Opinion – an international collaborative project whose aim is to give voice to public opinion around the world on international issues.
BBC (British Broadcasting Corporation)
NPR (National Public Radio)
New York Times
MSU Primary Resource Databases:
MSU has more primary resource databases on specific topics, such as: Protest of the Vietnam War, the Great Depression, Literature of the South, etc.
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