UK blocks citizen from leaving the country for medical treatment

Thursday's Editorial - April 26, 2018


1.  Tone is the attitude a writer takes towards his subject: the tone can be serious, humorous, sarcastic, ironic, inspiring, solemn, objective, cynical, optimistic, encouraging, critical, enthusiastic…  Which word do you think best describes the tone of Kira Davis’ commentary?  Explain your answer.

2.  The purpose of an editorial/commentary is to explain, persuade, warn, criticize, answer, entertain, praise or inspire . What do you think is the purpose of Ms. Davis' editorial? Explain your answer.

3. What is your reaction to this story?