The student is required to submit 2 one page current event opinion papers during the course of the semester. These papers shall briefly summarize and provide the student’s opinion on a current news story of economic, political or social significance. It does not have to relate to course material being covered at the time. Each paper is worth 25 points for a total of 50 points, or 5% of your grade. The first Opinion Paper is due with Unit 5 by midnight Sunday September 30, 2018. The second Opinion Paper is due with Unit 10 by midnight Sunday November 4, 2018.