You will write a position paper related to opening the Arctic National Wildlife Refuge (ANWR) to oil drilling. You will be assigned a “side” and expected to vigorously advocate your position. You are expected to be informed of the arguments for and against opening the Refuge. Consider yourself a professional policy advocate. Also note that you may be assigned to represent a position with which you do not agree. That is part of the exercise. You may not have a choice. You should focus on the following question:
Should the Arctic National Wildlife Refuge be Opened to Oil Drilling?
My position is in favor of: Should the Arctic National Wildlife Refuge be Opened to Oil Drilling?