One of the most difficult parts of the research process will be identifying the subtopics you hope to discuss in your research paper. Search for information regarding your general topic using the resources below and work like a detective to identify key themes.
Start by searching generally for your topic in these resources. They usually contain easy to understand information on a variety of subjects. You may need to search a few of these sources (if not all) to identify subtopics for your research paper.
Google can be a great place to find reports, government info and general background information. Carefully check who is publishing the information to ensure that it is information you can trust.