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think piece

n.
A newspaper article consisting of news analysis, background material, and personal opinions.
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think′ piece`


n.
a journalistic article analyzing a news event, often giving the writer's opinions about its significance.
[1940–45]
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Noun1.think piece - an article in a newspaper or magazine or journal that represents opinions and ideas and discussion rather than bare factsthink piece - an article in a newspaper or magazine or journal that represents opinions and ideas and discussion rather than bare facts
article - nonfictional prose forming an independent part of a publication
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It was a mystery which sparked countless think pieces: Why did US First Lady Melania Trump wear a $39 jacket emblazoned with "I really don't care, do you?" during a trip to a migrant child detention centre?
Will he allow his paper to give him a good telling off, or print think pieces about how we should put our political differences aside and look at ways to address the problem?
Last year, the British Council released a report on 'Understanding Female Participation in STEM Subjects in Pakistan', the first in a series of think pieces on Women and Science.
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