Persuasive Topics Questions

Persuasive Topics Questions

  • Should boxing be banned?
  • Should the driving age be raised to 18?
  • Should semi-automatic weapons be banned?
  • Should teens who murder be executed?
  • Should hunting be outlawed?
  • Should recycling be mandatory?
  • Should schools require student uniforms?
  • Should college athletes be paid?
  • Should condoms be available in high school?
  • Should the death penalty be abolished?
  • Should handguns be banned?
  • Should assisted suicide be permitted?
  • Should legal immigration be stopped?
  • Should dying people be kept on life support?
  • Should tobacco products be banned?
  • Should the logging industry be allowed to harvest public forests?
  • Should state lotteries be banned?
  • Should alcoholic beverages be banned?
  • Should alcoholic beverages be legalized for all ages?
  • Should the Internet be censored?
  • Should school prayer be allowed?
  • Should music lyrics be censored?
  • Should extremist groups (i.e. KKK, skinheads)
    be banned?
  • Should parents of teen vandals be held responsible for their child’s damage?
  • Should research on cloning be discontinued?
  • Should convicted sex offenders’ names be made public?
  • Should affirmative action laws which give special privileges to minorities be eliminated?
  • Should a rookie salary cap be enforced in pro sports?
  • Should the U.S. provide foreign aid?
  • Should females in the military be excluded from combat and other “hazardous” duties?
  • Should high schools be segregated by the sex of the student?
  • Should parents of students who are excessively absent from school be prosecuted under the law?
  • Should “home schooling” be permitted?
  • Should Native Americans be allowed to have gambling casinos on their reservations?
  • Should students failing their classes in high school have their driver’s license revoked?
  • Should pros be allowed to draft college athletes before they graduate?
  • Should wolves be reintroduced to public lands?
  • Should free, disposable needles be given to drug addicts?
  • Should marijuana be legalized?
  • Should adopted children be given the choice of contacting their biological parents?
  • Should mothers who give their children up for adoption be allowed to keep their identity secret?
  • Should welfare be limited by time?
  • Should all pregnant women be required to take an AIDS test?
  • Should off-shore drilling be banned?
  • Should school funding come from local property taxes?
  • Should casino gambling be legalized in Ohio?
  • Should the U.S. phase out the Electoral College (regarding presidential elections)?
  • Should abortion be legal?
  • Should students be required to pass proficiency tests in order to graduate from high school?
  • Should people pulled over fur DUI have their license suspended for life?
  • Should pagers and cell phones be allowed in school?
  • Should families of victims be allowed to decide the punishment of those who commit crimes?
  • Should smoking be allowed in school?