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Using the APUS Online Library, select a peer reviewed article that is no more than five (5) years old that interests you personally; however, it must be related to all or a combination of the following topic areas:

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  • National security law
  • Homeland security laws, policies, and executive orders
  • Constitutional impact
  • Civil liberties
  • Individual Rights
  • Immigration and border security

 A critical analysis includes:

  • An Introduction – introduce the thesis
  • Summary – provide the main idea
  • Analysis – critically state the positive and negative points of the article and assess if the intended goal of the author was met
  • Conclusion – summarize the main ideas

 Include at least two (2) additional references as part of your critique (to support your analysis).

 Technical Requirements

  • Your paper must be at a minimum of 3 pages (the Title and Reference pages do not count towards the minimum limit).
  • Scholarly references should be used. A good rule of thumb is at least 2 scholarly sources per page of content.
  • Type in Times New Roman, 12 point and double space.
  • Students will follow the current APA Style as the sole citation and reference style used in written work submitted as part of coursework. 
  • Points will be deducted for the use of Wikipedia or encyclopedic type sources. It is highly advised to utilize books, peer-reviewed journals, articles, archived documents, etc.
  • All submissions will be graded using the assignment rubric