Essay on Conservatives Views On Today 's Issues

1389 Words Nov 4th, 2015 6 Pages
In this paper, I will try to prove that conservatives views regarding today’s issues in America are wrong. My main argument will show that conservative’s views on these issues are not moral, while accentuating on gun control, health care and global warming/ climate change.
I will argue against some counters defended by conservatives that more guns in the hands of law-abiding citizens mean less crime, Health care should remain privatized and change in global temperature is natural over long periods of time. They ignore the increasing crimes rate due to lack of gun control, the inability of many Americans to pay for healthcare, thus they suffer and the increased production of carbon dioxide through the burning of fossil fuels (coal, oil and natural gas) leading to global warming and climate change. While conservatives believe that these issues are not big of a deal, I assume that they purposely ignore them in other to maintain the aristocracy which they promote.
My thesis is that today’s issues facing Americans should be morally taken into consideration and the government should be involved. Issues such as lack of gun control policies, the inability of many Americans to have access to affordable health care and global warming are heartbreaking. For example, America has a huge problem with gun violence. No one is safe nowhere. Movie theaters, churches, schools, streets, and even people at home are not safe. And it results in tens of thousands of fatalities every year. Gun…

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