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Issues & Controversies Covers the hotly debated issues of the day. It combines authoritative factual analysis, clear explanations of opposing points of view and numerous special features, providing balanced, accurate coverage of current and historical events.
Opposing Viewpoints Present each side of an issue. Brings balance and perspective to every controversy using targeted arguments from recognized subject-matter experts and top journalistic sources.
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