500 word persuasive essay deandre
Persuasive Guidelines and Topics
Remember your essay should be a five paragraph essay of at least 500 words. Make sure your thesis is not a question, but a statement of the position you are taking. Be sure to clearly explain your point of view and list logical reasons and evidence to support your argument. Give clear examples that illustrate your points. If your support or evidence is from a source or sources, be sure to cite the work using MLA style and formatting. (Check Purdue Owl for guidance/assistance).
1. Should the growing of marijuana for medical use be legal in all states?
2. Should guns be allowed on college campuses or should colleges be a weapon free zone?
3. Some of the freedoms that we enjoy in the United States are freedom to practice the religion of our choice, the freedom of expression or speech, the freedom to vote for 18 years old or olderâ€¦.Select a freedom or right and make an argument for why it is important.
4. Does watching too much violence on television harmfully influence children?
5. Is the death penalty ever an appropriate sentence?
6. Are Millennials unhealthily addicted to social media?
7. A security camera is an invasion of privacy
8. School vaccinations are obligatory
9. Sentencing teens as adults is necessary
10. The dangers of various extreme sports and reasons to quit them
11. Ban the fracking
12. It is time to make college education free for all students
13. The importance of revising and changing the welfare system
14. Corporal punishment does not help young adolescents