Below is a generic format for a position paper:I. Introduction• ___A. Introduce the topic• ___B. Provide background on the topic• ___C. Assert the thesis (your view of the issue)II. Counter Argument• ___A. Summarize the counterclaims• ___B. Provide supporting information for counterclaimsIII. Your Argument___A. Assert point #1 of your claims• _____1. Give your opinion• _____2. Provide support___B. Assert point #2 of your claims• _____1. Give your opinion• _____2. Provide support___C. Assert point #3 of your claims• _____1. Give your opinion• _____2. Provide supportIV. Conclusion• ___A. Restate your argument• ___B. Provide a plan of actionYou will need at least three sources for your argument, in the argument section, but the more the better. You will need at least one source for your counterargument. Additional sources for the counterargument are useful, but not required.