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Civil Rights Today

Your assignment is to:
  1. Choose a current question/issue related to people's rights
  2. Do some research about the issue and its history
  3. Write a formal research paper that explores the questions surrounding your chosen issue
  4. Clearly connect your issue to the Constitution
  5. Make predictions or informed suggestions about how you think the issue should be resolved

Expanded requirements for each of these parts are shown below. 
1. Choose a current question/issue related to Civil Rights in the United States (Due by 11/28)
A good topic is one that a) interests you, and b) has been in the news recently. 
Good sources for finding such topics include:
2. Do some research about the issue and its history

3. Write a formal research paper that explores the question

4. Clearly connect your issue to the Constitution

5. Make predictions or informed suggestions about how you think the issue should be resolved
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