Whether you are a student in need of a persuasive essay topic, or a teacher looking to assign a persuasive essay, this list of persuasive essay topics should be a great resource. I taxed my brain to create this huge list of persuasive essay topics relevant to today's society, but if you can think of a topic and want to write about it see me first. 1. Should students be allowed to have and use cell phones in elementary and high schools? 2. Should students have to wear uniforms?
3. Should college athletes be paid for playing?
4. Should the elderly receive free bus rides?
5. Should state colleges be free to attend?
6. Should all American citizens have to complete a year of community service? 7. Should students be required to take a foreign language class? 8. Should American families have a two child max rule to limit population growth? 9. Should the voting age be lowered to thirteen?
10. Should the driving age be raised to twenty-one?
11. Should students be paid for having good grades?
12. Should illegal immigrants be allowed to get drivers licenses? 13. Should students’ textbooks be replaced by notebook computers? 14. Should students’ grades in gym affect their grade point averages? 15. Should everyone under the age of 17 have a 9:00 PM curfew? 16. Should teens be able to buy violent video games?
17. Should our country have a universal health care program? 18. Should immigration laws be reformed?
19. Should the federal government recognize civil unions?
20. Should people who download music and movies illegally be punished? 21. Should public schools begin the day with a silent prayer time? 22. Should students be able to listen to MP3 players on headphones during school? 23. Should schools offer fast food options like McDonalds or Taco Bell? 24. Should the government place a tax on junk food and fatty snacks? 25. Should people be allowed to keep exotic animals like chimpanzees or tigers? 26. Should students be able to get...