ProCon.Org is a collection of pro- and con- (or for and against) viewpoints on controversial topics and topics in the news. The site is run by Britannica, publisher of encyclopedias and other educational resources.
Global Issues in Context lists controversial topics in a wide range of areas. Follow the links to find related articles. If prompted, log in with your Banner ID and password.
Journalist Resource organizes hundreds of topics by subject and provides links to valid information sources. It is designed to help journalists understand topics in the news, so it often has information on current hot topics.