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Should TikTok Be Banned?

Should TikTok Be Banned?
November 15, 2020

Ah, TikTok. One of the most influential mobile apps of the past years, coming out in 2016. It started to grow exponentially since 2018, with almost three times as many installs as the 4th quarter of 2017....

Should Texting While Walking Be Banned

A child using his phone while walking on the streets.
March 11, 2020

It is widely well known that texting while driving is illegal in many places because it has resulted in many fatal and disastrous accidents caused by the distraction of the drivers. It is one of the leading...

Should Schools Have Mandatory Life Classes

A growing child learning how to handle money as part of life skills classes.
March 10, 2020

While schools may teach subjects like math, history, science, and language arts, they don’t teach life skills. 18-year-olds go out into the world without any knowledge of what to do or how to provide...

Does Cosmetic Plastic Surgery Ruin Self-Esteem?

A person crying due to the ruin of their self-esteem.
February 27, 2020

Today, many people spend thousands of dollars on a procedure called cosmetic plastic surgery in the hope that they will appear more attractive. Plastic surgery is a certain type of surgery that can change...

Should Parents Be Held Responsible For The Crimes of Their Underage Children?

A strict father (cough) punishing a kid for a bad deed he did.
February 27, 2020

Many people want the parents of children to be responsible for the crimes that they do, but they should not. It should not be the parents’ fault if their child commits a crime, because the parent is...

Electric Bikes and Scooters Are Still Illegal in New York. Why?

Electric bikes and scooters are still illegal in New York City due mostly to the packed crowds.
February 12, 2020

Electric bikes and scooters have popped up all over the U.S country which allows for easy transportation on the sidewalks instead of traveling by car for short distances and trying to find a parking spot....

Should Vaccines Be Required?

A student coughing from a sickness due to not having vaccines.
February 11, 2020

A coronavirus epidemic has spread over China and is starting to spread to other countries. Thousands have been infected and hundreds of people have died of the infectious respiratory virus. However, the...

When Should Juvenile Offenders Receive Life Sentences?

A police officer intent on catching a running juvenile offender.
January 14, 2020

There are many different opinions on this topic because of the range of ages and the severity of the crime. The youngest juvenile offender to be taken to court was Lionel Tate who murdered six-year-old...

Should Computer Games Be Used For Classroom Instruction?

A student playing a game requiring teamwork during class; except he is playing by himself.
December 17, 2019

Computer games are something both kids and adults look forward to playing whether it's at work or when you get home from school. These fun computer games are involved in a student’s learning experience,...

Can Robots Teach Students in the Future?

As technology advances, things like whiteboards may not be used in future classes.
December 16, 2019

Machines and robots may one day take the place of human teachers to help students learn the information they would need to learn in order to become successful in life.  There are many different reasons...

Why Fortnite is Bad for Kids

An addicted teenager glued to his screen playing the game Fortnite.
November 20, 2019

The game called Fortnite is a well-known game around the world. It is a battle royale type game that lasts until there is only one person standing left. The game includes strategy, building, and attacking....

Should the Government Still Use the Electoral College?

An example of the electoral college results for the presidential election.
November 5, 2019

In 2016, Hillary Clinton received more votes for president than Donald Trump. However, despite the majority, Donald Trump won the election due to the results from the electoral college. This upset many...

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