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Jessie Ball duPont Library

News and Views: Finding a Balance


In current society, there are more perspectives than ever vying and jockeying for position in informing us concerning what is happening and why. It is very easy in this environment to seek only what agrees with our own preconceived notions of life and the world. It is everyone's responsibility to create a "balanced diet" of news and viewpoints in order to be a responsible and informed citizen. 

Please use this guide as a starting point for creating a balance, and contact us for any questions you may have! 

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