Essay #3: Research Project

 Choose ONE of the following options for your research paper topic.

 

[A] US Military Service + Recruitment

“Who Signs Up to Fight?: Makeup of US Recruits Shows Glaring Disparity” by Dave Phillips and Tim Arango. https://www.nytimes.com/2020/01/10/us/military-enlistment.html

 

[B] Teens and Smartphones

“Have Smartphones Destroyed a Generation?” by Jean M. Twenge

https://openlab.citytech.cuny.edu/paruolo-eng1101co-spring20/have-smartphones-destroyed-a- generation-jean-m-twenge/

 

[C] Structural Racism and COVID-19

“Black People Are Dying From COVID-19 at Higher Rates Because Racism Is a Preexisting Condition,” by Edwin Rios https://www.motherjones.com/coronavirus-updates/2020/04/black- people-are-dying-from-covid-19-at-higher-rates-because-racism-is-a-pre-existing-condition/

 

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