Essay on Smoking Should Not Be Allowed on Campuses
The most important reason that I totally suggest to ban smoking on campuses is that we all have right to say no to second hand smoke. According to the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (2015), cigarette smoking kills more than 480,000 Americans each year, with more than 41,000 of these deaths from exposure to secondhand smoke. The American Cancer Society reports that secondhand smoke causes cancer, especially lung cancer. Therefore, we have right to refuse secondhand smoke to hurt us. When the students smoke in the stuffy room with less ventilation like classroom or restroom, others would easily expose to secondhand smoke. No one wants to get cancer because of second hand smoke. In the result, we have right to keep smoker away from campuses.
On the other hand, some people think that they could smoke on campuses. All American citizens have the Constitutional Right to smoke. It is their choice and decision. Smoking is not illegal, so students should be able to do it somewhere on campus. It is true that students usually