Answering questions Norton Anthology American Literature -Zora Neal Hurtson 1891-1960
Consider the following statements: The civil rights movement has not ended. The fight for equality continues in this country for many different groups. First, do you consider this statement to be true? If yes, state why and give an example of a group of people who are attempting to enforce their equal rights in todays society. If no, state why and your rationale and justification for disagreeing with the statement.
The subject of immigration, and more specifically civil rights for undocumented immigrants has been a lightening rod for controversy, political discourse, and media attention recently. Use the information you learned in the Explore learning module this week about civil liberties, as well as the articles and websites below to develop an essay answering the question – “Should ‘undocumented immigrants’ be granted civil rights and/or US citizenship?” Why or why not? ” Use additional online resources, as needed, to develop your argument. What constitutional rights do undocumented immigrants have? Fairness for All – The Work of the Immigrants’ Rights Project “Undocumented Immigrant” Is a Made-Up Term That Ignores the Law ‘Are all undocumented immigrants criminals?’ Should the Government Allow Immigrants Who Are Here Illegally to Become US Citizens? The writing assignment should be a minimum of 500 words and include an introduction with an overview of your essay, ending with a thesis statement answering the question “Should ‘undocumented immigrants’ be granted civil rights and/or US citizenship? Why or why not?” in your own words. The essay should also include a body with support for your claim. You may use the City College library’s databases to locate outside resources to provide support. Be sure to end your essay with a solid conclusion that wraps up and summarizes all of the ideas presented throughout your essay. Your paper should be formatted in APA style with an APA-formatted title page. Any outside resources should be included on a separate reference page and also formatted in APA style.