For Argument's Sake

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

Was Christopher Columbus a Hero or an Invader?

Christopher Columbus We celebrate Columbus Day every October, and every child knows that in 1492 Columbus sailed the ocean blue in the Niña, the Pinta, and the Santa Maria. There’s no question that he had a tremendous impact on our history, but his methods have recently come under scrutiny. Was Columbus an intrepid explorer, or an invading exploiter? You decide.

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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?