Imagine you are talking to a friend or loved one and that person asks you: What is the Republic about? Provide a response to that person, but the response must satisfy the following requirements:
Your main idea must focus on one of the following themes: conflict, culture/society, education, happiness, justice, philosophy, or politics.
The explanation of your main idea must provide paraphrased, accurate textual analysis and evidence.
Your response must address the follow-up question that your friend or loved-one has: How does what you say about the Republic relate to our world, the real world?