PART 1: Choose a side: Yes the United States lived up to its reputation as a free country OR No, the United States lived up to its reputation as a free country.
PART 2:Create a claim/thesis statement for your paper
PART 3: What facts will you use to help support your claim/thesis? You should have 9 total facts to support your claim (3 per paragraph)
You need one paragraph that argues the counter argument. In your conclusion, you will address both sides but make a case for why your argument is stronger.