Do they work?
Should certain kinds of ads be banned in the interest of health/morality/annoyance – alcohol, cigarettes, prescription meds, etc…?
Why so many wars? What’s the solution?
Who is responsible? Should families of victims be entitled to compensation?
Should the government use invasive pat-downs and body scans to ensure passenger safety or are there better methods?
Has U.S. policy actually spread terrorism rather than contain it? Will it get better or worse? Why and how?
Should the U.S. lower the drinking age to 18?
Should it be illegal to use animals for sports and entertainment?
A few years ago, an artist was criticized for depicting the Virgin Mary with elephant dung. When is art not really art?
Athletes in high schools
Should shoe companies be able to give away free shoes and equipment to high school athletes?
Do they serve any purpose in society?
Bridges, roads, waterways
Why the government gets a bad report card on America’s infrastructure.
Should the state or federal government put laws into place to prevent bullying?
How have they changed us socially?
Should parents censor textbooks and other literature for children in schools?
U.S. companies that move factories to undeveloped nations barely pay employees enough to live on. Is it unethical to pay cheap wages or are companies doing those workers a favor?
Why and how children are used for war
Is breaking the law for a cause justifiable?
If civil couples have the same rights/privileges of married people, why get married?
Is global warming a hoax? Is it being exaggerated?
Should the use of coal be subjected to stricter environmental regulations than other fuels?
Should college athletes be paid?
What are the latest ways to steal identity and money?
Should we reform laws to make it harder to get a divorce?
DDTShould DDT be re-approved for use in the wake of recent bedbug outbreaks across the country?
Electronic information preservation
Does the Information Age mean we are losing important historical information?
Exams often do little more than measure a person’s ability to take exams. Should exams be outlawed in favor of another form of assessment?
Are we taking it too far by blaming fast food restaurants for obesity? When is it individual responsibility and when is it appropriate to place blame?
Felons and voting
Should convicted felons have the right to vote?
Is feminism still relevant? How do young women view feminism?
Should companies allow employees to exercise on work time?
Should children be required to say the Pledge of Allegiance in schools?
Steroids. Anitbiotics. Sprays. Are food manufacturers killing us?
Should teens in the U.S. adopt the British custom of taking a “gap year” between high school and college?