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Use CQ Researcher to browse for comprehensive, analytical, fact-checked reports on current issues and events written by seasoned journalists. CQ's full-length articles and report provide historical background for specific topics, along with chronologies, pros and cons, photos, and statistical graphs and charts. CQ Researcher articles are great reference sources for the beginning stages of your research.
Issues & Controversies (I&C) provides access to articles which explore and analyze hundreds of hot topics in politics, business, government, crime, law, energy, education, health, family, science, foreign policy, race, rights, society, and culture. Full-length articles in I&C provide historical background of the issues discussed, as well as pros and cons, statistics, primary sources, editorials, and overview and debate videos.
I&C is a great resource for exploring issues and controversial topics from different points of view.
Statista provides statistics and data within 600 industries and 50+ countries. Statista also contains a variety of industry or topic overview dossiers and reports, as well as shareable data visualizations and infographics that can be exported in a variety of file formats, including .pdf, .xlsx, and .pptx