So this assignment is for english class, all I need is a good enough thesis.
Please do the following:
Find a newspaper editorial or op-ed piece, written within the last two months, on a topic that interests you and is generally related to your major (I am business major) in one of the following newspapers the:
New York Times, (http://www.nytimes.com/)
Wall Street Journal (http://online.wsj.com/public/us)
Los Angeles Times (http://www.latimes.com/)
Mercury News (http://www.mercurynews.com/)
Step 2: Write a thesis.
For the thesis, please use a “because” clause:
Following are two examples:
(one sentence approach) While Ray Miles effectively uses ethos by selecting relevant examples and sharing his expertise as a biologist, he does not use pathos and logos as effectively because . . . .
(several sentence approach) Ray Miles effectively uses ethos because he selects relevant examples and shares his expertise as a biologist. Miles does not, however, use pathos and logos as effectively because . . . .
Your thesis needs to include your claim (argument) and reasons.
After your provisional thesis, include a Works Cited (MLA) or Reference (APA) entry for the opinion piece you are using.