Week 5 Short Responses – Question 9One of these scholars relied heavily on evidence about the substanceof today's political debate. Which scholar was that? What sort of evidence did he use?Kennedy relied heavily on evidence about the substance of today's political debate with the mentioning of topics such as abortion and gay marriage.Week 5 Short Responses – Question 10One of these scholars relied heavily on evidence about the political process. Which scholar was that? What sort of evidence did he use?Pildes relied heavily on evidence about the political process by focusing on the maturation of American politics.Week 5 Short Responses – Question 111.What is the topic of this essay? Does the author make it clear in the introduction? 2.What is the author's thesis? 3.What kind of sources and evidence do you think the author will use to support his thesis? The topic of this essay is a sit-in protest in Charleston at a segregated store in 1960. The author makes this clear by opening with an eye-witness account of the event.The author's thesis is that the students of the Charleston sit-in played an integral role in the civil rights movement.To support his thesis the author may use evidence such as legislation passed in response to the protest by the students.