Choose a controversial topic related to criminal justice and compose a rough draft of a persuasive essay on that topic. This draft should be three to five pages long using the extended version of the five-paragraph essay format. Be sure to include in-text citations and a Reference page.
I can give you a topic: how is racial discrimination prevalent in our criminal justice system? You can talk about the new Jim Crow and how racism has become institutionalized. Think about how black people are being incarcerated and compare it with white people.