· Develop a thesis statement. How are the poor portrayed in popular culture (movies, TV, music, magazines, books, etc.)? How do assumptions about the poor help shape policies, and how do those policies affect people living in poverty? (p. 758) Who makes the policies?
· Write an introduction that gives a reader an indication of what you will be arguing.
· Quote and analyze passages from both authors.
· Try to address related examples or ideas from two authors in a direct way. (For example, quote and discuss the examples in a single paragraph.)
Requirements: · Develop a thesis statement. How are the poor portrayed in popul