Topics: Please Choose one
Should we return to the popular vote instead of electoral college in presidential elections?
Capital punishment (for or against)
Should college athletes be paid?
Should Marijuana be legalized?
Should congress pass a law overturning the Citizens United decision by Supreme Court?
5-7 page typed dbl. spaced MLA Style persuasive paper with Works Cited page in correct format. All
sources should be accounted for in paper either as direct quote, indirect (paraphrased or summarized),
must have 1 indented quote also. Sources must be correctly used inside of paper also, of course.
Essay must address strongest opposing view and overcome it at some point in paper.
Avoid using language like I believe or I think, or especially, In my opinion. The reader knows who wrote
Be assertive but not aggressive and especially do not seem unsure about your position or use wishywashy language I guess I can see the other sides viewpoint, etc.
Plagiarism will get you an F so be careful in documenting your sources correctly.
Must use 5 sources, including, a newspaper article, magazine, and three Ebsco host sources, 6th or more
sources are your choice. You could use another magazine or use and interview with an expert, etc.
All sources should be found in correct order in Works Cited page and correctly documented in paper.