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HSC Society and Culture
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Find differing points of view and critical overviews of contemporary global issues relating to society, politics, technology, conflict, health and business. Search Opposing Viewpoints and Global Issues individually or simultaneously from the main search box.
Articles from Australian metropolitan, regional and local newspapers such as Sydney Morning Herald, Daily Telegraph and The Australian. You can also browse for Australian articles on current topics such as video game violence or texting while driving.
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