Craft and explore the strategic assessment of the war at that juncture and the domestic and international consequences

Craft and explore the strategic assessment of the war at that juncture and the domestic and international consequences. In no more than 1,000 words, and no less than 850, prepare an opinion piece suitable for publication in a major newspaper, dated January 1, 1917, advocating a new (and specific) American policy for the ongoing Great War.  Take into account your strategic assessment of the war at that juncture and the domestic and international consequences of your advice.