Your task will be to write a paper that focuses on one of these themes. You will write a thematic paper that connects a topic of your choosing from today with one of the topics covered this semester

. How are they related? What was their impact? 

What are the influences of past events or ideas, on the present? 

You are essentially comparing and contrasting current events with the past. 

You should have a clear thesis statement in your introduction paragraph that is supported by the rest of the paper. You need to include at least three outside sources in your paper(not including your textbook), in-text citations and a work cited at the end ​‌‍‍‍‌‍‍‍‌‍‍‍‌‌‌‌‌‌‍‍​of the paper.