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Fake news —Jackson, Thomas R., author.

What is fake news? How can the news be wrong? How do we know if what we're reading is true or not? The concept of fake news and the media as a whole is discussed as part of the What's the Issue series. What's the Issue a...

Who are refugees? —Jeffries, Joyce, author.

"How do refugees differ from immigrants? Why do they leave their country, and what do they hope to find in a new place? These questions and more are answered as readers are given an in-depth look at refugees and their st...

What's climate change? —Hamilton, Robert M., 1987- author.

Climate change is an issue that affects all living things on Earth, but the specifics of the issue are often spoken and written about using complex scientific language, making it difficult for young people to fully grasp...

What's racism? —Rogers, Amy B., author.

Racism is a difficult issue to face, but people must confront it if they hope to move beyond it. Confronting challenging social issues such as racism often begins with education. As readers discover the roots of racism i...

Hackers —Jackson, Tom, 1972- author.

What are hackers? Are they good? Bad? What can we do to protect ourselves, businesses and society against hackers? How can we control them? And should we try? Publisher's website.

Climate change —Jackson, Thomas R., author.

The concept of climate change and all of its implications is discussed as part of the What's the Issue series. What's the Issue asks 'what's all the fuss about?' It reviews what is at stake when we think about climate ch...

Future humans —Jackson, Tom, 1972- author.

Explores the possible ways human beings might enhance themselves in the future, including genetic modification, cloning, and nanotechnology.

What's fake news? —Jeffries, Joyce, author.

Provides comprehensive information on how to recognize fake news story and how to determine what is true.

What's gender identity? —Kawa, Katie, author.

"Gender identity is a concept that young people are talking about in increasingly open ways, and they need resources to help them better understand this complex topic. This sensitive and age-appropriate overview of gende...

What's hacking? —Donato, Daniel, author.

"Hacking is a major problem for individuals and governments around the world. However, many people are working to stop hackers and to protect information. Readers develop a strong understanding of hacking and the efforts...

What's Nationalism? —Jeffries, Joyce, author.

"The concept of nationalism is often in the news, and it can be challenging to understand why it often leads to heated debates. However, it's important for people to think critically about nationalism and its effects. Re...

What's intolerance? —Alexander, Richard, author.

"Intolerance is a complex issue, but readers are introduced to it in a way that leaves them feeling enlightened and not overwhelmed. Informative, accessible text presents a basic definition of intolerance as well as rela...

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