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Comprehending Crises

A guide to researching and talking about urgent topics in the news.

Currency of Information: This is a new guide and is still under construction. We are doing our best to ensure that it is accurate and up to date, and will be adding to it over the course of the Fall 2023 semester. If you find discrepancies or outdated information, please email:

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