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Debate & Controversy Resources: Debate & Controversy Periodicals

Need to find the pros and cons of a subject? Have you chosen a topic that makes people argue? Then this is the guide for you.

Liberal / Left Periodicals

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Opinion in Periodicals

Bias, or opinion, exists in most periodicals.  Some authors and editors are blatantly biased for- or against- a particular topic.  Even scholarly publications show their professional association bias by accepting or not accepting articles for publication.  

Whether bias is based in politics, economics, ethnicity or religious beliefs, it is the reader's responsibility to understand both sides of a debatable topic.  That means you have to read widely - from a larger-than-usual pool of resources. Don't shy away from opinion-based literature; just recognize it for what it is.scales

Moderate / Middle of the Road Periodicals

This list is not all-inclusive.

Libertarian / Independent

This list is not all-inclusive.