Global Citizens Perspectives on a Single Cultural Diversity Topic
INSTRUCTIONS: You are to select read summarize reflect on and discuss in class a global diversity issue that has been presented by bona fide U.S. and/or foreign news media.
Race Ethnicity and Nationality
Age and Age Cohorts
Religion and Spirituality
2. Identify read and summarize 5 news articles published from 2013-2017 illustrating the global scope of your selected diversity category. Specifically you should have one article addressing your diversity category on each of these continents: Africa Asia Europe North America (excluding the U.S.) and South America. For example what is a current a sexuality issue in the news on each of these five continents? You may use up to two articles posted in Canvas Modules. Use of the New York Times is highly recommended. This assignment excludes the use of independent blogs sites.
3. Write a short Reflection paper on these articles.
4. Discuss your completed assignment with a small group of your peers in class.
ONLINE SUBMISSION REQUIRMENTS:
Part One–Article Summaries (1-2 pages): For each article you identify and read for this assignment write a brief paragraph summary. Include full citations that minimally include:
Part Two–Written Reflection (1 page): Reflect on how your selected diversity category was covered in the news globally via your articles. What if any similarities did you note? How did the global coverage of your selected diversity category compare and contrast to the treatment of that diversity category in the United States?What ifanynew insights about this diversity categorydid you learn?
Submit article summaries and reflection as one paperin Canvas upload site. Use 12-inch font and double-space. Paper should not be less than 2 pages nor more than 3 pages.