101 Persuasive Essay Topics
By: Mr. Morton Whether you are a student in need of a persuasive essay topic, or a teacher looking to assign a persuasive essay, this list of 101 persuasive essay topics should be a great resource. I taxed my brain to create this huge list of persuasive essay topics relevant to today's society, but I believe I am happy with the results. I appreciate any and all comments or feedback.
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Should music with curse words be allowed at school dances? Should public schools begin the day with a silent prayer time? Should students be able to listen to MP3 players on headphones during study hall? Should schools offer fast food options like McDonalds or Taco Bell? Should smoking be allowed at parks and other outdoor public venues? Should cities offer free public Wi-Fi? Should the government place a tax on junk food and fatty snacks? Should the 2nd amendment give citizens the right to own assault weaponry? Should people travelling in airplanes have to undergo intensive security screenings? Should restaurants be allowed to sell genetically modified chickens under the name “chicken”? Should teachers have to pass a basic skills test every ten years to renew their certification? Should people be allowed to keep exotic animals like chimpanzees or tigers? Should people be allowed to keep pit-bull dogs? Should the city offer a bike sharing program? Should there be an ordinance citing people who fail to recycle $50? Should there be an ordinance citing people who play music too loudly $50? Should prostitution be legalized and regulated by the government? Should celebrities who break the law face stricter penalties? Should the government increase spending on the space program? Should larger passengers have to pay for two plane or movie theater tickets? Should children have to use booster seats in cars?