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OP ED Essays - 2010
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Block 1OP Ed Essays - 2010

Students in Dr. Gray's "The Results of Hatred: The Holocaust and Beyond" wrote op-ed articles on the genocide in Sudan and other contemporary issues related to topics in the class, such as US hate groups and racial prejudice. As op-ed writers, they needed to follow certain rules:
Issues must be contemporary and relevant to the curriculum
Their individual opinions must be strongly stated
Background information or history must be given to clarify the situation
Block 2 Factual sources such as newspaper articles (and quotes, when applicable) must be used and verified by the teacher by showing them to the teacher before using
A "call to action" must be given

Each opinion is that of the student writer and does not express a position of the school or the class as a whole.