Week 1 Discussion Topic
Public Policy Class
Select a current example of a policy issue that has arisen under the umbrella of civil rights. Think broadly about all areas of policy when picking your topic (defense and international security, criminal justice, social justice, health, education, etc). Then present the following:
(1) Describe the issue briefly, including identifying specific constitutional protections and summarizing key policy changes over its history.
(2) What role have interest groups and the mass media played in keeping this issue on the policy agenda?
(3) Have individual rights eroded or been strengthened related to this specific policy?
You are also expected to incorporate terms and concepts from the assigned readings.
Note: Be sure that you have completed and proofread your work before posting. You will not be able to edit your work once it has been submitted.
Your first post in this discussion must be 250 words. It must be made in the first week of class. It is used to confirm your entry into the course. If you do not write a 250 word first post in this discussion within a week, you will be dropped from the course. Please remember that, while there is no required word count to answer the graded portion of the first week's discussion, your response should adequately address all parts of the question and incorporate required readings.
you also need to respond to 3 students, i will send you student post when anybody will posted.. so you will have to replied to them 100 word each post...so its will be 300 words for 3 responses.