Gale in Context: Opposing Viewpoints


Opposing Viewpoints provides information and discussion about current social issues and topics in the news and includes arguments from different viewpoints. It contains full-text articles, opinion pieces from reference sources, magazine and newspaper articles, pamphlets, transcripts, statistics, and links to selected websites. Students may be interested in the resources for assignments, and teachers can access free lesson plans related to the content in the database.

Use this source to answer questions like:

  • Where can I find different viewpoints about stem cell research?
  • Where can I find recent reports on gang violence?
  • Where can I find articles with statistics?
  • How do I find a current event topic for my research?