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TOPIC RESOURCES ARE BELOW:

Nuclear Proliferation:
Overview: 
Good "Starter" Databases: -  World History in Context 
                                                   -  
Points of View Reference Center (EBSCO)  
                                                    - Explora Teens (EBSCO)

Encyclopedia Britannica: - Nuclear Proliferation 

Articles:  Time Magazine -  Nuclear Weapons/Topic - US Number of Nuclear Weapons - Regional Nuclear War
                - 
CQ (Congressional Quarterly) Research Articles
                                 

From the web:
Sweetsearch - reliable web results for: nuclear proliferation
BBC News: Nuclear Proliferation
Politico:  Nuclear Proliferation
NY Times Topic: Nuclear Weapons
Google results in .gov: Nuclear Proliferation

Think Tanks, Alternative Views, etc:
Heritage Foundation:  Nuclear Energy - Nuclear Proliferation
Institute for Policy Studies - Nuclear Proliferation
Green Peace - Nuclear Energy  -   Nuclear Weapons
Global Zero:  A World Without Nuclear Weapons
Mr. Hunter's "finds" - Kargil War - BT/Pro Nuclear Weapons - Lost Your Nukes?
Union of Concerned Scientists - Nuclear Weapons
A Good Pro/Con List from an unreliable site - soak in the ideas + search on / don't cite them here
A Good Nuclear Energy Overview  from an unreliable site - look for new ideas here + search on / don't cite them here
Our World in Data: Nuclear Weapons
Local / Regional Article:  Air Force Punishes 70 for Nuclear Mistake 

TED Talks:

Ted Talk: Pros and Cons of Nuclear Energy (not weapons) Debate 
Ted Talk: How fear of Nuclear Power is Hurting the Environment
Ted Talk: How to Survive A Nuclear Attack
Ted Talk: Could Nuclear Weapons Save the Planet?
Ted Talk: The World Doesn't Need More Nuclear Weapons
Ted Talk: Does the World Need Nuclear Energy


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Terrorism:
Overview: 
Good "Starter" Databases: - World History In Context (Gale) 
                                                 -  
Points of View Reference Center (EBSCO) 
                                                 - Explora Teens (EBSCO)
Encyclopedia Britannica:  Terrorism 

Articles: Time Magazine  Terrorism/Topic - Mass Murder or Terrorism - Terrorism Magazine Covers
                  - 
CQ (Congressional Quarterly) Research Article
                                 

From the web:
Sweetsearch - reliable web results for: Terrorism
BBC News: Terrorism Articles (Google search results)  - Islamic State Conflict
Politico:  Terrorism 
NY Times Topic: Terrorism
Google results in .gov: Terrorism

Think Tanks, Alternative Views, etc:
Heritage Foundation: Terrorism - 40 Terror Plots Foiled - Terror Watchlist Explained
Institute for Policy Studies - Terrorism
Fox News - Terrorism 
Brookings Institute - Blackwater Article
Our World In Data: Terrorism
Mr. Hunter's "finds" - Raqqa's Dirty Secret - US Terrorism Overview by Decade(Univ. of MD- START)
                 - Social Media Networks and Terrorism - Lone Wolf Terrorists - Global Terrorism Index report 2017

Union of Concerned Scientists - Nuclear Terrorism
MSNBC: 20 Years after Oklahoma City
The Atlantic: The Geography of Terrorism
The Guardian: How the Changing Media is Changing Terrorism
Local Article - St. Kate's / Arson

TED Talks:

Ted Talk: The Link Between Unemployment and Terrorism
Ted Talk: The Surprising Way Groups Like ISIS Stay in Power
Ted Talk: The Secret US Prisons You've Never Heard Of
Ted Talk: I Survived a Terrorist Attack - Here's what I learned
Ted Talk: I Am the Son of a Terrorist - Here's How I Chose Peace
Video Data: Earth TimeLapse - Terrorism USA - Terrorism Global View - Other TimeLapses

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Ethnic Violence  - Genocide:
Overview: 
Good "Starter" Databases:  World in History In Context (Genocide) - Ethnic Violence
                                                  - Points of View Reference Center (EBSCO) 
                                                  - Explora Teens (EBSCO)
Encyclopedia Britannica:  Genocide   - Ethnic Conflict  - Ethnic Cleansing

Articles: - Time Magazine: Brief History of Genocide - UN & Myanmar - Mass Graves/Rwanda
                                        - 
CQ (Congressional Quarterly) Research Articles

From the web:
Sweetsearch - reliable web results for: Ethnic Violence - Genocide
BBC News: Ethnic Violence - Genocide - Rohingya Crisis
Politico: The Genocide the US Didn't See ComingBurundi on the Cusp
NY Times Topic:  Global Pattern of Ethnic Cleansing  - Crimes Against Humanity 
Google results in .gov: Ethnic Violence  - Genocide

Think Tanks, Alternative Views, etc:
Heritage Foundation:  Ethnic Violence
Institute for Policy Studies - Ethnic Violence
Holocaust Museum: - What is Genocide? - Preventing Genocide   - Cases
Amnesty International: - Ethnic Violence

Reuters: Massacre in Myanmar
Our World In Data: Genocides - Civil Wars
Mr. Hunter "finds"  -  I Saw A Genocide in Slow MotionEthnic Violence E          E
Yale Law Center - Persecution of the Rohingya Musliim
Wilson Center - Ethnic Violence
Middlebury Institute of International Studies -  Ethnic Violence

TED Talks:

Ted Talk: Ethnic Violence 
Ted Talk: Ethnic Violence 
Ted Talk: Ethnic Violence 
Ted Talk: Ethnic Violence 

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World Hunger and Poverty:
Overview: 
Good "Starter" Databases: - World History In Context (World Hunger) - Poverty
                                           - 
Points of View Reference Center (EBSCO) 
                                                  -  Explora Teens (EBSCO)

Encyclopedia Britannica: Global Food Crisis Famine - Drought - Malnutrition

Articles:  Time Magazine:  What the World Eats - Fight Against Famine - World Food Security Crisis
 
CQ (Congressional Quarterly) Research Articles

From the web:
Sweetsearch - reliable web results for: World Hunger - World Poverty
BBC News: The Face of Hunger - Why are there Still Famines?
Politico:  World Hunger (topic page)
NY Times Topic: A Road Map for Eradicating W H - World Food Program - Best Year In History?
Google results in .gov: World Hunger - World Poverty

Think Tanks, Alternative Views, etc:
Heritage Foundation:  World Hunger
Institute for Policy Studies - World Hunger
Green Peace - World Hunger
Global Zero:  World Hunger
Mr. Hunter "finds" - Cost of Hungry Children Revealed  - orld Hunger World Hunger World Hunger
Our World In Data -  Hunger and Undernourishment
Wilson Center - World Hunger
Middlebury Institute of International Studies -  World Hunger


TED Talks:

Ted Talk:  World Hunger
Ted Talk: World Hunger
Ted Talk: World Hunger
Ted Talk: World Hunger
 

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Global Health Pandemics:
Overview: 
Good "Starter" Databases: - World History In Context 
                                                   - 
Points of View Reference Center (EBSCO) 
                                                   - Explora Teens (EBSCO)
Encyclopedia Britannica:  Pandemic - Epidemic - Influenza -  H1N1 - Cholera - Plague - AIDS - Malaria 
 
Articles: Time Magazine:  World Not Ready for the Next Pandemic - Topic:Pandemic - How to Prepare
CQ (Congressional Quarterly) Research Articles

From the web:
Sweetsearch - reliable web results for: Pandemic - Global Health
BBC News: How You Can Stop A Pandemic - 2018 US Flu
Politico:  WHO/Swine Flu - WHO Doctor Out
NY Times Topic: - Pandemic - World Health
Google results in .gov: Pandemic  -  World Health

Think Tanks, Alternative Views, etc:
Heritage Foundation:  Pandemic
Institute for Policy Studies - Pandemic
Ebola -  Is Ebola a Pandemic or Epidemic? - Mapping Ebola
Our World In Data:  Global Health
Mr. Hunter "finds" -  How I Survived Spanish Flu - Lessons from the fake pandemic of 1942
Union of Concerned Scientists - Pandemic - 
Wilson Center - Pandemic
Middlebury Institute of International Studies -  Pandemic


TED Talks:

Ted Talk:  Pandemic
Ted Talk: Pandemic
Ted Talk: Pandemic
Ted Talk: Pandemic

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Human Rights:
Overview: 
Good "Starter" Databases:  - World History in Context (GALE) 
                                                   - 
Points of View Reference Center (EBSCO) 
                                                   Explora Teens (EBSCO)
Encyclopedia Britannica:  Human Rights 

Articles: Time Magazine: Human Rights (topic page) - Human Trafficking (topic page)
  
CQ (Congressional Quarterly) Research Articles

From the web:
Sweetsearch - reliable web results for: Human Rights
BBC News: Human Rights (topic page) - What's China Accused Of?
Politico:  Human Rights (Topic page) - Human Rights Campaign
NY Times Topic: Human Rights
Google results in .gov: Human Rights  - Global Human Rights

Think Tanks, Alternative Views, etc:
Heritage Foundation:  
Institute for Policy Studies - Human Rights
Green Peace - Human Rights
Our World In Data: Human Rights
Mr. Hunter "finds" - Amnesty International Accuses Trumpuman Rights Human Rights Human Rights
Union of Concerned Scientists - Human Rights
Wilson Center - Human Rights
Middlebury Institute of International Studies -  Human Rights


TED Talks:

Ted Talk:  Human Rights
Ted Talk: Human Rights
Ted Talk: Human Rights
Ted Talk: Human Rights

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Immigration / Population Growth:
Overview: 
Good "Starter" Databases: - World HIstory In Context (Immigratoin sp)  - Population Growth
                                          - 
Points of View Reference Center (EBSCO) 
                                                 - Explora Teens (EBSCO)
Encyclopedia Britannica: Immigration - Population Explosion - Population Growth

Articles:  Time Magazine - Immigration (topic page) - World @ 7 Billion - ZPG Article
 - 
CQ (Congressional Quarterly) Research Articles

From the web:
Sweetsearch - reliable web results for: Immigration - Population Growth 
BBC News: World Immigration (topic) - US ImmigrationPopulation Growth
Politico:  Immigration (topic) -  Where will 70% of World Live in 2050
NY Times Topic: - Immigration - Population 
Google results in .gov: Immigration  - Global Immigration - Population Growth - World Pop.

Think Tanks, Alternative Views, etc:
Heritage Foundation:  Immigration  Population Growth
Institute for Policy Studies - Immigration  Population Growth
Green Peace - Immigration -  Population Growth - 
Our World In Data: Migration  World Population Growth  -  Future Population Growth
Mr. Hunter "finds" - Immigration - The Graying World -  Population Growth
Union of Concerned Scientists - Immigration  Population Growth
Wilson Center - Immigration  Population Growth
Middlebury Institute of International Studies -  Immigration  Population Growth 


TED Talks:

Ted Talk:  Immigration  Population Growth
Ted Talk: Immigration  Population Growth
Ted Talk: Immigration  Population Growth
Ted Talk: Immigration  Population Growth

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Globalization & World Economics:
Overview: 
Good "Starter" Databases: - World History In Context (Globalization) - World Economics
 
                                                  - 
Points of View Reference Center (EBSCO) 
                                                  - Explora Teens (EBSCO)
Encyclopedia Britannica:   Cultural Globalization -  Globalization/Topic - World Economic Forum

Articles: Time Magazine: - Globalization (topic page) -  False Promise of Protectionism
                                                  - CQ (Congressional Quarterly) Research Articles

From the web:
Sweetsearch - reliable web results for: Globalization
BBC News: Will Globalization take your job away? - Why is Globalisation Under Attack?
Politico:  Globalization (Topic) - Globalization Magazine Articles
NY Times Topic: Globalization  - Globalization's Backlash
Google results in .gov: Globalization

Think Tanks, Alternative Views, etc:
Heritage Foundation:  Globalization
Institute for Policy Studies - Globalization
Green Peace - Globalization
Our World In Data: Globalization/Econ. Development - International Trade
Mr. Hunter "finds" - Globalization  Globalization  Globalization
Union of Concerned Scientists - Globalization
Wilson Center - Globalization
Middlebury Institute of International Studies - Globalization

TED Talks:

Ted Talk:  Globalization
Ted Talk: Globalization
Ted Talk: Globalization
Ted Talk: Globalization

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Advancing Technology:
Overview: 
Good "Starter" Databases: - World History In Context (Advancing Tech) - Rapidly Advancing Tech
                                           - 
Points of View Reference Center (EBSCO) 
                                                  - Explora Teens (EBSCO)

Encyclopedia Britannica: Space Age Technology - Digital Electronics 

Articles: Time Magazine: - Technology(topic) - Tech(topic) - Most Influential People in Tech
                                                 - 
CQ (Congressional Quarterly) Research Articles

From the web:
Sweetsearch - reliable web results for: Advancing Technology
BBC News: Battle with the Bots - Appointment with a Machine
Politico: Technology (topic) - US Tech Privacy Debate as EU Changes Rules
NY Times Topic: - Technology - People, Not Technology Advance Change
Google results in .gov: Advancing Technology - Global Technology

Think Tanks, Alternative Views, etc:
Heritage Foundation:  Advancing Technology
Institute for Policy Studies - Advancing Technology
Green Peace - Advancing Technology
Our World In Data: Technology Diffusion & Adoption -  Technological Progress
Mr. Hunter "finds" - Uber SUV Saw Pedestrian - Uber Disabled Emergency Brakes 
- Digital Fabrication and Politics - How Robots will Break Politics - ing Technology  
Advancing Technology  Advancing Technology

Union of Concerned Scientists - Advancing Technology
Wilson Center - Advancing Technology
Middlebury Institute of International Studies -  Advancing Technology


TED Talks:

Ted Talk:  Advancing Technology
Ted Talk: Advancing Technology
Ted Talk: Advancing Technology
Ted Talk: Advancing Technology

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Environmental Change:
Overview: 
Good "Starter" Databases: - World History In Context (Environmental Change) - Global Warming
                                                   - 
Points of View Reference Center (EBSCO) 
                                                   Explora Teens (EBSCO)

Encyclopedia Britannica: Climate Change  - Ecosystemic Approach - Environmental Economics

Articles: Time Magazine: - Environmental articles - Humans Have Caused Global Warming for longer...                                                             - CQ (Congressional Quarterly) Research Articles

From the web:
Sweetsearch - reliable web results for: Environmental Change 
BBC News: Possible Effects - What is Climate Change?
Politico:  Climate Change (topic) - Trumps Climate Science Doubters
NY Times Topic: Environmental Change
Google results in .gov: Environmental Change

Think Tanks, Alternative Views, etc:
Heritage Foundation:  Environmental Change
Institute for Policy Studies - Environmental Change
Green Peace - Environmental Change
Our World In Data: CO2 EmissionsWater Access etc.Natural CatastrophesAir Pollution - Oil Spills
Mr. Hunter "finds" - Climate Change Dials Down Atlantic Heating System  - nvironmental Change  Environmental Change
Union of Concerned Scientists - Environmental Change
Wilson Center - Environmental Change
Middlebury Institute of International Studies -  Environmental Change


TED Talks:

Ted Talk: Environmental Change
Ted Talk: Environmental Change
Ted Talk: Environmental Change
Ted Talk: Environmental Change

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