For Argument's Sake

Writing an argument about an issue that matters to you?
Find topic inspiration in our monthly prompts.

Should the Government Provide Funding to Support the Arts?

Silhouette of Painters Painting Congress routinely votes to spend more money than the federal budget has on hand. Some hoping to solve this problem recommend cutting support for the arts, which constitutes about 1/50 of a cent per dollar (0.02%) of the federal budget. Should the arts be entirely self-supported, or do their benefits to society justify the cost?

Read About the Issue:


Should the Government Have a Say in Our Diets?

Is Technology Use Negatively Affecting Our Brains?

Do Professional Athletes Get Paid Too Much?

Have Social Media Sites Had a Negative Impact on Friendship?

Is a College Education Worth the Cost?