Social Studies

Links to recommended global news sources and country resources, compiled by social studies teacher Joćo Bichinho and librarian Anne Dennison.

Global News Sources

Mail & Guardian (South Africa)

News From Africa


Asia Times (China)

Beijing Globe (China)

China Digital Times

The Indian Express (Mumbai)

The Japan Times

South China Morning Post (Hong Kong)

The Times of India (New Delhi)


Sydney Morning Herald


British Broadcasting Company (United Kingdom)

The Guardian (United Kingdom - London)

Spiegel Online International (Germany)

The Times (United Kingdom - London)

Latin America

Buenos Aires Herald (Argentina)

Granma (Cuba)

Middle East

Al Jazeera

Dawn (Pakistan)

Hürriyet Daily News (Turkey)

Jerusalem Post (Israel)

Tehran Times (Iran)

North America

The Globe and Mail (Canada - Toronto)

International New York Times (United States) (United States - Iowa)

Country Resources

BBC Country Profiles

Nations Online

World Factbook (CIA)