Select a controversial topic such as racism, sexism, violence, or xenophobia in which to conduct research. Review current news items and action
events on the topic that you have chosen at Media Watch (www.mediawatch.com) or go to one of the links to other sites that it provides. Next
write a short essay (250 words or less) in which you explain why you selected that particular topic and what information you found that help you
to gain a clearer understanding on the subject.