This paper needs to be written in Op-Ed style and has to be about criminal justice but not about the protests or anything racial, otherwise, any topic is likely fine. Below I’ve listed the 9 compenents to an Op-Ed paper that needs to be briefly touched on in this short writing. Thank you! 1. Come up with a news hook. 2.Tailor your op-ed to the news outlet’s audience. 3.Read the publication you want to write for. 4.Ditch the jargon. 5.Lead with your conclusion. 6.Go light on the data. 7.Make it compelling 8.Consider a range of outlets. 9.Make it exclusive.