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Writing Argumentative Papers
- Choose a topic which has at least two sides.
- Provide background to the issue to help the audience understand the debate.
- Use unbiased sources to defend your view with reason, accuracy, fairness and relevant evidence.
- Know and address your opposition.
- Present an impressive conclusion.
Controversial Topic Ideas
American Housing Collapse
Children's Online Protection Laws
Conservation of Natural Resources
Convicted Felons' Rights
Corporate Tax Rate & Jobs
Flat Tax Rate
National Retail Sales Tax