Rating: 4.77 stars   117 reviews

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233 Wilshire Blvd Ste 200 Santa Monica CA 90401 USA


"Promoting critical thinking, education, and informed citizenship by presenting controversial issues in a straightforward, nonpartisan primarily pro-con format."


We had 20.2 million unique visitors in 2014 (80+ million since we started). We have provided free educational resources to over 6,000 schools in all 50 states (and more than 70 countries), and helped 1,500+ media entities, 20+ foreign governments, and 30+ state governments with our nonpartisan research. Our 2013 reader survey showed that 36.7% of readers changed their "perceptions, feelings, or opinions on an issueā€¯ based on what they learned at 74.1% reported that helped them to "think more critically, make better judgments on the subject matter, or see issues in a new light."

Target demographics:

As many people, including students and seniors, as we can reach

Direct beneficiaries per year:

20.2 million readers. For every one dollar spent at, over 28 people get a free education on our website.

Geographic areas served:

Everywhere people have access to the Internet


The pros and cons of 50+ issues at You get nonpartisan content, free of charge, fully sourced, transparent, and with no agenda other than to promote critical thinking, education, and informed citizenship.

2015 Top-Rated Nonprofit
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