Students in public speaking classes or individual who may have to prepare debate topics will find this database useful. It provides weekly reports on timely topics often featured in the mass media. These reports are written by seasoned journalists and provide an unbiased overview on many subjects.
Subject: Argumentative Paper, Persuasive Essay, Contemporary Issues
Relevant Courses: COMM, 111, ENG 100, REA 050
Offers access to entire newspaper articles from major papers such as the Philadelphia Inquirer, the New York Times, and the Wall Street Journal which can help find background information for public speaking topics.