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Try our database CQ Researcher. This publication reviews a particular social problem or controversy every two weeks. Search by keyword or browse by topic: each topical overview leads to related reports.  The pro/con section of reports introduces a question for debate along with two short commentaries: one for and one against:

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Another important place to look for opinion pieces is newspapers, in the Editorial or Opinion section.  In the Search the News box in Lexis Nexis, our most extensive newspaper database, try searching for the word opinion or editorial with your topic:

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