Alternative Fuel vs Public Transportation on Addressing Climate Change

Opinions on Debatable Issues #34 The issues of traffic congestion and climate change have been at the center of discussion in American society and politics in recent decades. Some support improving public transportation while others turn to alternative fuels. In my opinion, states/local governments should invest more dollars in alternative fuel sources rather than increaseContinue reading “Alternative Fuel vs Public Transportation on Addressing Climate Change”

Should The Government Mandate CSR Engagement?

Opinions on Debatable Issues #33 Corporate Social Responsibility is a type of private business self-regulation that requires the firms to not only maximize shareholders’ profits but also protect the interests of all stakeholders, such as employees, customers, suppliers, and the communities in which businesses operate. Going beyond the requirements of law and profiting, CSR usuallyContinue reading “Should The Government Mandate CSR Engagement?”

Should Human Cloning be Legalized?

Opinions on Debatable Issues #32 According to proceedings of the National academy of sciences of the United States, a top 2.4% peer-reviewed journal (with an Impact factor of 9.412), Human cloning may refer to “therapeutic cloning, particularly the cloning of embryonic cells to obtain organs for transplantation or for treating injured nerve cells and otherContinue reading “Should Human Cloning be Legalized?”

The West Owes a Greater Debt to the Ancient Romans Than to the Ancient Greeks.

Opinions on Debatable Issues #31 Western civilization describes the modern or contemporary society that mainly comprises Western Europe and North America. Many of the elements of western civilization are based on Greek and Roman cultures, including democracy, infrastructure, medicine, philosophy, science, and countless more. However, the question of who, Greeks or Romans, contributed more toContinue reading “The West Owes a Greater Debt to the Ancient Romans Than to the Ancient Greeks.”

To Succeed, The Feminist Movement Must Address Toxic Masculine Social Norms

Opinions on Debatable Issues #30 Common sense seems to indicate that a feminist movement must be devoted to addressing female issues only. Instead of advocating for equality for all, the feminist movement is excluding half of the world’s population as shown in, for instance, the campaign for “women-only coworking spaces” and “‘girlboss’ T-shirts” (Denton-Hurst). SomeContinue reading “To Succeed, The Feminist Movement Must Address Toxic Masculine Social Norms”

Are Humans Inherently Good? I say YES.

Opinions on Debatable Issues #28 Are humans inherently good? This age-old question has been bothering and intriguing us for centuries. Some believe there is a seed of evil in humanity and that only through laws and social order people can live in peace and safety. Others contend that humans are good when we are born,Continue reading “Are Humans Inherently Good? I say YES.”

Why Kids Should Continue Learn About Greek Myths

Opinions on Debatable Issues #27 Since I was small, my imagination was often influenced by Greek myths. The excited and complex plot that differ from other fancy fairytales have always caught my attention and lured me back to them. However, many people are criticizing the nature and the influences of Greek myths on kids. ThoseContinue reading “Why Kids Should Continue Learn About Greek Myths”

The World Needs the International Monetary Fund.

Opinions on Debatable Issues #26 International Monetary Fund (IMF) was established in 1944 to build a framework for international economic cooperation. Today, its membership encompasses 190 countries. Many have criticized it for being too outdated for modern international economy, exploitative of poor countries, and failure for preventing some economic crisis. Yet, it has been acting asContinue reading “The World Needs the International Monetary Fund.”

Why Lies, including White Lies, are NOT Okay.

Opinions on Debatable Issues #25 My grandma always tells me the Chinese proverb: “It takes bitter medicine to cure a disease properly, and it takes blunt advice to put us on the right track.” It is a truth borne out of experiences and I support it completely. Yet, many people in today’s society believe whiteContinue reading “Why Lies, including White Lies, are NOT Okay.”

Iligalize Corporal punishment of minors in all homes and schools in America!

Opinions on Debatable Issues #24 According to VeryWellFamily, corporal punishment encompasses all types of physical punishment, including “spanking, slapping, pinching, pulling, twisting, and hitting with an object.” Many think that corporal punishments are illegal in the US. Nevertheless, the US federal law legalizes corporal punishments in public schools and homes, though state laws vary onContinue reading “Iligalize Corporal punishment of minors in all homes and schools in America!”