Write a commentary in response to any current event that you’ve seen in the media recently. Remember commentaries offer a new angle to an ongoing public conversation. 

The goal of commentaries is to convince readers that the opinion of the person writing the commentary is more


 writing a commentary, it is important to make clear points that are understood easily by readers. At the same time,

 readers of commentaries want to learn something new while figuring out how someone else views an issue or event of interest.