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Covers timely issues, from capital punishment to immigration to marijuana. This cross-curricular resource supports science, political science, current events, and language arts classes. Informed, differing views help learners develop critical-thinking skills and draw their own conclusions.
- Alternate Energy
- Bullying and Cyber Bullying
- Climate Change/Global Warming
- Cost of Higher Education
- Education and Standardized Testing
- Ethics and Animal Rights
- Ethics and Human Rights
- Gay Marriage
- Gun Control/Gun Violence/Violence
- Health Care
- International Affairs
- Internet and Media
- Race and Ethnicity
- Religion and Religious Conflicts
- Science and Technology
- Teen Sex and Teen Pregnancy
- U.S. Foreign Policy
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