Point of View Paper
HUM 115 Week 3 Points of View
Write a 300- to 350- word response to the following:
• Identify an opinion you possess on one of the following issues:
The death penalty
o The legalization of recreational marijuana
o The legalization of medical marijuana
o Minimum wage debate
o Gun control
o Doctor assisted suicide
o Or another topic you first approve through your instructor
• Research your opinion. Locate one reliable and credible article. Describe why you chose this article and explain how it is reliable and credible.
• Research your opposition. Locate one reliable and credible article. Describe why you chose this article and explain how it is reliable and credible.
• What did the data in each reveal about your opinion? In other words, was it supported or disproved by your findings?
• Has your opinion changed after researching it? Explain your answer.
• What information do you think is needed to formulate an educated opinion on this topic?
Cite your references. Please complete the assignment in APA format, include a reference page, and cite both articles.
PLEASE VIEW THIS VIDEO BEFORE BEGINNING THE ASSIGNMENT: http://screencast-o-matic.com/watch/c2h0FVnz7A
Remember, this is not an assignment in which you write a report proving your opinion. It is a review of both sides of the issue and how it affects your views. Thank you!