Issues

Where to look 
for articles: 

Seattle School District Databases

(These require username/password if
accessed from a non-school computer.
Username: studentsps
Password: access


Good free websites
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Coptic Christians 
in Egypt 
Coptic Orthodox Church - BBC
www.bbc.co.uk/religion/religions/christianity/subdivisions/coptic_1.shtml
Persecution of Coptic Christians Continues - National Review
nationalreview.com/corner/266793/persecution-egypt-s-coptic-christians-continues
-nina-shea
Sectarian Clash in Egypt Kills 12 and Leaves 2 Churches in Flames - eLibrary
Link
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Israel/Palestine  
Animated Map with Timeline - History Study Center
Link
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Excellent Overview - History Study Center
Link
Israel at 60 - BBC News
news.bbc.co.uk/2/hi/in_depth/middle_east/2008/israel_at_60/default.stm
Negotioations Affairs Department
www.nad-plo.org/
News from Palestinian point of view
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Hindu/Muslim -  India/Pakistan  Kashmir Conflict - Facts on File
www.2facts.com/icof_story.aspx?PIN=i0701630
Database link: from non-school computer, username=studentsps, password=access
Key Events in Kashmir Conflict
http://www.2facts.com/icof_story.aspx?PIN=ib701640&bts=1
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India/Pakistan Timeline - BBC News
news.bbc.co.uk/hi/english/static/in_depth/south_asia/2002/india_pakistan/timeline/
default.stm
Animated Map with Timeline - History Study Center
Link
Database link: from non-school computer, username=studentsps, password=access
Excellent Overview - History Study Center
Link
Database link: from non-school computer, username=studentsps, password=access
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Saudi Arabian 
Women Driving 
Saudi Arabian Women Test Driving Ban - The Guardian (British newspaper)
www.guardian.co.uk/world/2011/jun/17/saudi-arabia-women-drivers-protest
Will Changes in Saudi Arabia Increase Women's Rights? - PBS
www.pbs.org/newshour/extra/features/world/july-dec11/saudi2_11-01.html
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Tibet and China  Tibetan Buddhism and China's Influence - Facts on File
www.2facts.com/icof_story.aspx?PIN=ib130362
Database link: from non-school computer, username=studentsps, password=access
The Panchen Lama Dispute - Facts on File
www.2facts.com/icof_story.aspx?PIN=ib301720
Database link: from non-school computer, username=studentsps, password=access
Award for Dalai Lama Angers China - PBS
www.pbs.org/newshour/extra/features/july-dec07/lama_10-17.html
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Perceptions of 
Muslims 
in the US  
Post-Sept.11 Terrorist Attack Backlash - Facts on File
www.2facts.com/icof_story.aspx?PIN=ib100443
Database link: from non-school computer, username=studentsps, password=access
Muslim Americans: Middle Class and Mostly Mainstream - Pew Forum
pewforum.org/Muslim/Muslim-Americans-Middle-Class-and-Mostly-Mainstream%282%29.aspx
Five Myths about Muslims in America - Washington Post
http://www.washingtonpost.com/opinions/five-myths-about-muslims-in-america/2011/03/30/AFePWOIC_story.html
Muslims in America - ProQuest
search.proquest.com/docview/219579700/fulltextPDF/133604EFBD4341B3698/
1?accountid=415

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Taliban and the 
Buddha Statues 
Taliban Orders Destruction of Statues - Facts on File
www.2facts.com/Popup.aspx?extid=2001206730&DBType=ICOF
Database link: from non-school computer, username=studentsps, password=access
Bit by Bit, Afghanistan Rebuilds Buddhist Statues - NPR
www.npr.org/2011/07/27/137304363/bit-by-bit-afghanistan-rebuilds-buddhist-statues
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