These resource materials, used in Informed Opinions workshops, complement the delivered content and provide follow-up assistance to participants in:
- completing their commentaries
- submitting them for publication
- becoming more efficient communicators
- keeping their arguments accessible
- enhancing their ability to engage and persuade
- preparing for media interviews
- getting the most out of media appearances
Above all, a commentary must be a clear, focused and well-supported argument. It must express a strong opinion and demonstrate through concrete examples, data, precedent or research that the opinion is based on credible and authoritative sources. If, in addition, the writing is lively and vivid, so much the better.
Additional information about writing and pitching op eds is available on the Informed Opinions blog.
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