An argument or persuasive essay allows you to investigate a topic that is open to discussion and debate
1. Collect, generate, and evaluate evidence
2. Establish a position on the topic
3. Use your most convincing evidence to support your position
Here are some places to EXPLORE "hot" topics or conversations--
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Use these databases to collect reliable, credible BACKGROUND INFORMATION about your topic
Use these databases to find specific EXAMPLES of how your topic impacts people in the real world.