Choose a piece of sociological research that is relevant to your chosen topic and that you think the public should know about. Write a post that explains the research topic and question, the research methods, and the key findings. Tell them why this matters!
Prompt #5 & #7 (responses to #4 and #6)
Read your peers' popular media or cultural object links. Write a post that describes your observations about how social issues are presented to the public. What do you notice? Whose perspectives are represented? Whose are not? Are they informed by social science? What concerns do you have or what things should we think about?