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A Subject for Social Commentary

In his explanation of why he wrote The Crucible, Miller explains the social commentary behind the play. You will be tasked with creating a similar social commentary in the format of  play, but first, I want you to select a topic of social commentary and explore that topic. You must:

  • Identify an issue that you think must be addressed in our society. This can be a local, national, or global issue.
  • Explain what is happening on this topic. You may need to do some research to explain fully.
  • Explain your criticism of the problem. 
  • Why is this a problem that must be addressed?
  • Why isn’t it being addressed better in society?
  • How can making more people aware of the problem help?


Later Event: December 9
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