Please write a three-page paper responding to one of the prompts below based upon your reading of Tran Tu Binh’s The Red Earth. Why were some forms of protest/resistance more effective than others? How did the Indochinese Communist Party, its leaders and ideas influence the Phu-rieng rubber workers? Did the 1930 uprising at the Phu-rieng rubber plantation succeed? (Note: You will need to define what you mean by “succeed” in your response.) Your essay should include a clear thesis and argument addressing one of the prompts, with direct evidence from the text as support for your thesis/argument. Do not simply retell the story, rather use elements of this primary account to craft an argument and support your statements, assertions and conclusions. Remember to explain your evidence and/or quotes and analyze why it is significant. You will not need to use proper footnote citations for this paper. When you draw upon information from the text, either direct quotes or paraphrasing, simply note the page number in parentheses at the end of the sentence, i.e. (46). Remember, if you are using someone else’s ideas, you must quote. Do not do outside research on this topic. Your paper should reflect your opinion, backed up by critical thinking and specific evidence. Plagiarism: This essay must reflect your own work. Do not do outside research on this topic. That includes the internet or a fellow student. Your paper should reflect your argument, backed up by critical thinking. Evaluation: A paper should be original, introduce a sound argument, use primary evidence from multiple sources to support your argument, and include a thesis statement as part of an introductory paragraph as well as conclusion paragraph that summarizes your argument. Format: Papers should follow standard formatting rules: typed, double-spaced, twelve-point font or equivalent, numbered pages and standard margins.