• Choose two media events—one from a local source and one from an international source—covering your chosen topic. Examples of international sources include the BBC, British newspapers such as The Guardian, magazines such as The Economist, or newspapers with an international focus, such as The Christian Science Monitor.

    • Determine how cultural influences, personal morals, and ethics affect the way you perceive the events.
    • Examine whether your morals and ethics are, in turn, influenced by the media.
    • Consider how the two forms of media your examined could change your ethical perspective about your chosen topic.

    • Thread 2:

      Gender Issues

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        a 2- to 3-paragraph comparison of the how the two media events portrayed issues related gender issues. Refer to 2 specific examples from your course reading and record in your assignment information about each source, including author, year, page number, and publication title.