For this assignment, you will be evaluated on your ability to identify and analyze a current event in print media through a sociological lens. You will be graded based on the clarity of your writing, accuracy of your analysis, and ability to reflect critically on the media source.
Step 1: Select a current event covered in print media (such as a magazine or newspaper) that pertains to the material we’ve covered in class. Topics to consider include culture, media, deviance, crime, and socioeconomic stratification. Select a full-length article on this topic. Read closely! This article will be the basis of your assignment.