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Democracy Is the Best Form of Government

Churchill once said “Democracy is the worst form of government, except for all those other forms that been tired from time to time”. Just...

Wildlife Trafficking Should Be Banned

At the core of the illegal wildlife trafficking is a strong and rapidly expanding demand for a variety of products from around the world,...

Are Beauty Pageants for Women Empowering?

The media and it’s portrayal of women has left a lot to be desired, according to some. There has been a lot of debate...

Net Neutrality – All Internet Traffic Should Be Treated Equally

The internet is a large network of computers working together to bring data to its users. This network functions efficiently because each member –...

Modern Technology Is Harming Society

Carl Henegan once said “Life was so simple when apples and blackberries were fruit, a tweet was the sound of nature, and facebooks were...

Cosmetic Surgery Should Be Banned

Cosmetic surgery is different from critical or reconstructive surgery because it is used to 'enhance' or 'make different' someone's physical appearance. In this way,...

Single-Sex Schools Are Good for Education

Single-sex schools are schools that only admit those of one specific gender, believing that the educational environment created by a single gender is more...

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The minimum wage should be increased every year

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Should We Boycott Fast Fashion Brands?

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