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Is Taylor Swift's Political Endorsement Helpful?

11.03.2018

Taylor Swift recently took her political beliefs to Twitter to support Phil Bredesen in an effort to raise awareness about voting. Was it beneficial?

Company Allegedly Photoshops Hand Darker

07.27.2018

Korean beauty company Stylenanda has come under fire for allegedly photoshopping a model's hand to appear black.

Should "under God" be in the Pledge of Allegiance?

08.06.2018

Some people think the addition of "under God" to the American Pledge of Allegiance challenges the separation of church and state.

Redefining Gender Under Trump

10.23.2018

The Trump administration is considering narrowing the definition of gender in America, which would eliminate protections given to transgender people.

Do you support reddit banning certain subreddits?

06.07.2018

Reddit, which has a reputation for allowing controversial content, has nonetheless banned certain subreddits over the past few years.

Roseanne Barr's Show Canceled: Racism or a joke?

05.30.2018

"Roseanne" was swiftly canceled after a tweet form Roseanne Barr.

Should weight-cutting be allowed?

11.18.2018

Many combat sports fighters practice extreme weight-cutting before a match, but it can have serious ill health effects.

"Rachel Divided": Identity or White Privilege?

07.06.2018

In 2015, the Spokane, Washington chapter of the NAACP's leader, Rachel Dolezal, was discovered to be a white woman from a white family even though she identified as black. Netflix created a documentary called "Rachel Divide" that explored Dolezal's life as well as continued the conversation of race and privilege.

Does it matter how the media covers suicide?

06.10.2018

After the highly-publicized deaths of Kate Spade and Anthony Bourdain, some people are taking a look at how the press can exacerbate things in the aftermath of celebrity suicide.

Who Would You Leave Behind if the World was Ending

10.15.2018

A recent middle school assignment in Ohio is sparking outrage. It addressed diversity in an odd context: the end of the world. What are your thoughts?

Does America need a Space Force?

08.09.2018

President Trump announced a new branch of the U.S. Armed forces for outer space.

Is the NY "Cap" on Uber/Lyft a Good Idea?

08.27.2018

The NYC mayor recently instituted a "cap" on Uber/Lyft drivers in the city. Some say it will hurt people of color out of Manhattan. What do you think?

Is Teenage Vaping an "Epidemic"?

09.15.2018

FDA commissioner Dr. Scott Gottlieb just declared e-cigarette use an epidemic among American teenagers.

School Security: Will Anything Work?

07.05.2018

Following the latest school shooting in Parkland, Fla., is there anything else school systems can do to improve security?

Can America Learn from Iceland's Gun Laws?

07.30.2018

The small, gun-loving country hasn't had a shooting murder since 2007. Can the US learn from Iceland's system?

Is Starbucks Racial Bias Training the Best Move?

06.04.2018

Due to the unfounded arrest of two black males in a Philadelphia Starbucks, the chairman of Starbucks called for a nation-wide racial bias training. Do you think this will be effective in reducing racism in the workplace?

Is Spanking Children Effective?

06.11.2018

Did Donald Trump say the n-word on tape?

08.15.2018

Some have alleged that a tape exists of President Donald Trump saying the n-word, but there is no real evidence that the tape is real.

#MeToo Activist Asia Argento Paid Off Accuser

08.20.2018

#MeToo activist and actress Asia Argento agreed to pay off Jimmy Bennett, who alleges that she had sex with him when he was underage.

Kanye Silenced By Jimmy Kimmel

08.10.2018

Should Big Tech companies remove Alex Jones?

08.06.2018

Facebook, Youtube, and Apple have taken steps to remove Alex Jones, who owns InfoWars, from their platforms.

Is Death with Dignity a Right or Unethical?

08.03.2018

The debate of physician aid-in-dying (PAD) has been brought up again by David Goodall's death. Is PAD ethical or morally wrong?

Children and Early Access to Technology

06.07.2018

Are Children Using Too Much Technology?

Are Selfie Filters Leading to Psychopathology?

08.23.2018

The use of filters for photos have led to a rise in plastic surgeries and insecurities. Is this a problem? What can we do about it?

Should "Silent Sam" Have Been Torn Down?

09.08.2018

Outside of UNC-Chapel Hill's campus, a Confederate Statue (Silent Sam) was torn down by protestors. Should it have been? Should it be put back?

Should We Abstain from Drinking Alcohol?

08.27.2018

A recent Lancet study concluded that drinking alcohol any amount of alcohol is not good for your health. What do you think?

Flying Cars?

07.31.2018

The Switchblade May Be The First Flying Vehicle

How Far is Too Far with Name Calling and Slurs?

06.01.2018

Samantha Bee recently attacked Ivanka Trump for her father's immigration policies. Surprisingly, many celebrities supported her and her crude comment.

Should Starbucks Hop on the "Health Bandwagon"?

08.12.2018

Starbucks recently announced their launch of kombucha, by the Evolutions Fresh brand, in grocery stores nationally. Would you buy it?

Can You Wear Political Apparel to Vote?

08.12.2018

A Missouri man was (initially) escorted from the poll of a primary election for wearing a 'Make America Great Again' hat. Was he deserving of this?

Should Cisgender People be Cast as Transgender?

07.16.2018

Scarlett Johansson was recently cast as a transgender man in the new movie "Rub and Tug."

Should Serena Williams' Catsuit Been Banned?

08.29.2018

Recently, the French Tennis Federation's new dress regulations seem to target Serena Williams' unique catsuit. Were these changes ethical and needed?

Are Unhealthy Product Posts on Instagram Okay?

06.25.2018

A popular fitness blogger, Michelle Lewin, recently posted a photo promoting a "carb-blocking", weight-loss supplement...

Does the Bachelor Support Healthy Relationships?

06.12.2018

Do dating shows, like the Bachelor and Bachelorette, have the ability to negatively influence modern day relationships?

Polar Bear Killed by Cruise - Was it Justified?

07.31.2018

The German Haag-Lloyd cruise line is under fire after shooting a polar bear in Norway out of self-defense. Justified or unethical?

Arm Teachers?: Let the Teachers Choose

05.06.2018

I hear many teachers who are opposed to being armed say, "I'd die for my students." Without a strategy for self-defense? That may, indeed, be the result...

Chicago Mayor links morals to increased violence

08.18.2018

Mayor Rahm Emanuel has come under fire for claiming that recent violence in Chicago is due to a lack of morals.

Are Electric Scooters Safe?

08.27.2018

With rental e-scooters on the rise, some are excited about this new invention while others are cautious. What are your thoughts?!

Should MMA Star Face Consequences for Taunting?

08.08.2018

MMA star, Khabib Nurmagomedov, taunted homeless people with money and posted it to social media. Should he face consequences?

Selfies are outta control!!

09.27.2018

Is there a redeeming quality of the selfie...?

is it okay to flirt with girls these days

08.07.2018

because honestly i have no idea at this point

Can Boxing Be A High School Sport?

08.16.2018

Boxing should be able to be a high school sport.

Woman Fired From NASA Internship over Tweet

08.24.2018

A woman was fired from a NASA Internship after tweeting about it with inappropriate language.

Racism in Accents

08.15.2018

How is imitating one accent racist, while the other is not?

U of Chicago Drops SAT/ACT Score Requirements

07.14.2018

The University of Chicago has dropped its SAT/ACT score requirements in an effort to attract a more diverse student body, but some people question the effectiveness of the change.

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