Online Shopping Has Taken Over Our Lives, But is it Actually Better Than In-Store Shopping?

Opinions on Debatable Issues #22 Online shopping is more prevalent today than ever. COVID pandemic caused the spike in the demand for buying things virtually and delivery of goods. Companies like Amazon has even monopolized the selling industry, creating an empire of digital shopping. Yet, is online shopping actually better than traditional in-store shopping? ShoppingContinue reading “Online Shopping Has Taken Over Our Lives, But is it Actually Better Than In-Store Shopping?”

Helicopter Parenting v. Free-Range Parenting: Which is better?

Opinions on Debatable Issues #21 According to Healthline, helicopter parenting is “hyper-involvement in a child’s life.” Free-range parenting is oppositive, providing more freedom to the children and restrict the number of interventions from the parents. There has been heated debate over which method of parenting is more desirable in the 21st century. In recent decades,Continue reading “Helicopter Parenting v. Free-Range Parenting: Which is better?”

Unions help workers obtaining better terms of employment, but what are their downsides?

Opinions on Debatable Issues #20 FindLaw defines unions as institutions that represent groups of employees in certain trades and professions, and engage in “collective bargaining”, which is the negotiation between an employer and unionized employees in which certain work conditions and terms of employment are decided. Unions allow individuals with limited power and influence toContinue reading “Unions help workers obtaining better terms of employment, but what are their downsides?”

Presidents should be allowed only 16 executive orders and 10 pardons in a term.

Opinions on Debatable Issues #19 The current presidential power to grant unlimited executive orders puts the welfare of US citizens in danger. Executive orders are directives that manage the operations of the federal government. They are equivalent to federal laws with the only difference that Congress can strike them down. The privilege to issue asContinue reading “Presidents should be allowed only 16 executive orders and 10 pardons in a term.”

Expell the legislators who endorsed “Stop the Steal” Immidiately

Opinions on Debatable Issues #18 Those in the U.S. Congress who have endorsed Trump’s “Stop the Steal” agenda, leading to the storming of the Capitol on January 6, should be expelled immediately. Expulsion is the most serious form of disciplinary action that can be taken against a Member of Congress. Article I, Section 5, of the United StatesContinue reading “Expell the legislators who endorsed “Stop the Steal” Immidiately”

Should Adults Enjoy “Kid Stuff”?

Opinions on Debatable Issues #17 In the 21st century, fictional and heroic characters such as X-Men and Avengers are no longer exclusive for kids. Today, many adults are fervent fans of comic books, video games, and collective figures products that are used to be seen as childish and for kids only. This drastic change inContinue reading “Should Adults Enjoy “Kid Stuff”?”

New Year Resolutions are Ineffective. Find Yourself a Better Alternative.

Opinions on Debatable Issues #16 New Year’s Resolution creates a wrong mindset that sets people up for failure. The New Year signals a new start, just like the mindset we associate with Monday. We always tell ourselves, I will start to eat healthy on Monday, I will start working out on Monday, I will notContinue reading “New Year Resolutions are Ineffective. Find Yourself a Better Alternative.”

Governmental Regulations on Social Media: Necessary and Constitutional

Opinions on Debatable Issues #15 The debate over regulating social media becomes increasingly contentious due to the 2020 election and the COVID-19 crisis. Fake, misleading, and false information grow and spread like wildfire, bringing confusions and sentimental conflicts to American public. With immense power, social media has a considerable amount responsibility. Without checking and regulating,Continue reading “Governmental Regulations on Social Media: Necessary and Constitutional”

No-First-Use (NFU) of Nuclear Weapons is NECESSARY

Opinions on Debatable Issues #14 No-first-use (NFU) policy states that the US has to reserve nuclear weapons strictly to retaliate in the aftermath of a nuclear attack against its territory or military personnel. Currently, the US has the option of initiating a nuclear attack on other nations without a premise. The 2018 Nuclear Posture Review,Continue reading “No-First-Use (NFU) of Nuclear Weapons is NECESSARY”

Thanksgiving is WORTH Celebrating, Even in Light of Its Origin

Opinions on Debatable Issues #13 Professor Robert Jensen of the University of Texas at Austin previously said: “One indication of moral progress in the United States would be the replacement of Thanksgiving Day and its self-indulgent family feasting with a National Day of Atonement accompanied by a self-reflective collective fasting.” The debate over the legitimacyContinue reading “Thanksgiving is WORTH Celebrating, Even in Light of Its Origin”