Writing the News Article Commentary Your much chose a new article. Your document should have the following: single spacing size 12 font 1″ page margins minimum of 1 page long Your commentary should be broken up into two sections: Part 1: Summary of the Article Identify the author and title of the work and include the publisher and publication date in parentheses. Write an informative summary of the article. To keep things concise, highlight the main points and the most important supporting points. The summary should be objective and factual; you will introduce your opinions and personal interpretations in the second part of the commentary. You may use direct quotations from the article to illustrate key ideas. Don’t overdo it though. Part 2: Your Reaction to the Work How is the article related to ideas and concerns discussed in this class? How is the work related to problems in our present-day world? Did the article increase your understanding of the topic? Did it change your perspective in any way? Evaluate the merit of the article: the importance of its points, its accuracy, completeness, organization, etc. Would you recommend this article to others, why/why not?