Blog Post on a Recent Article
Introduction: Imagine you are a political writer with your own blog. You write about current events and what they mean for the U.S. government and its citizens. You have been asked to write a blog post of 2-3 typed pages about an event from the last 3 months involving U.S. political issues or policies.Step 1: Choose one of the following political issues or policies:
Step 2: Choose 1 reputable news source that has reported on your chosen event. Here are some sources to choose from:
Step 3: Summarize your chosen current event in 1-2 paragraphs. Include what the event is, when it took place, and the political issues or policies to which it connects.Step 4: In addition to your brief summary, answer each of the following questions:
Step 5: Cite your selected news article and any other sources using the Strayer Writing Standards format.