Identify a global societal issue from the following list that you would consider researching further

Identify a global societal issue from the following list that you would consider researching further:

1. Climate change
2. Pollution
3. Religious conflict and violence
4. Rise of artificial intelligence
5. Lack of education
6. Unemployment and lack of economic opportunity
7. Government accountability and corruption
8. Food and water security
9. International drug trafficking
10. Poverty and income inequality

Describe effective methods you used in identifying and narrowing down to just one of the topics to further research.

Explain three ways you can critically analyze sources to determine if they are scholarly.

Explain why scholarly sources should be used to support your writing on the selected topic.

Your initial post should be at least 250 words in length.