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Targeted Summary ParagraphPurpose:This assignment will give you practice writing a targeted summary. A targeted summary movesbeyond the neutrality of a rhetorical precis and adds a spin to your description of a thinker’sargument. This type of summary is a building block you can use to construct an argument.Next week, you’ll be writing a Summary and Response Essay (see W-12 inThe Little SeagullHandbookfor a preview of this assignment). You’ll use this week’s summary to get that essaystarted.I’ve added a video in Moodle to explain these two assignments in more detail.Task:Review this slideshow:How to Summarize an ArgumentWrite a summary of Winona LaDuke’s article that you could use as a starting point for your ownessay. You can choose any claim she makes. These are just a few:Native people have an opportunity to get into the hemp industry and be competitiveThe Lakota tribes face heavy competition in the industry, especially among white-ownedbusinesses

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