Should E-sports be considered real sports? Pro
Nov14

Should E-sports be considered real sports? Pro

Anything that has a strong competitive format, requires a specific set of skills, great hand-eye coordination, and training, is a sport. It’s overtime. Your mind is in the zone, you see someone from the opposing team with the ball speeding towards your direction near the goal. You’re ready for him. You rush him and knock the ball from his control now to yours. You push yourself until you can find the boost of speed. You gain it and...

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Should E-sports be considered real sports? Con
Nov14

Should E-sports be considered real sports? Con

Esports, also known as electronic sports, is simply not a REAL sport, and no amount of cheat codes will make it so. The technical definition of a sport is “an activity involving physical exertion and skill in which an individual or team competes against another or others for entertainment.” Where as the definition of an Esport is said to be, “a form of competition that is facilitated by electronic systems, particularly video games;...

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Does the labor force deserve $15 an hour? Pro
Nov08

Does the labor force deserve $15 an hour? Pro

A raise in minimum wage will break us out of our everlasting stagnation but also serve a re-investment to the proletariat masses of this country. A $15 minimum wage gave popular rise from Vermont Senator Bernie Sanders in which he had promised during his campaign to raise the minimum wage and other progressives politicians followed as well for $15 minimum wage increase. Supply side economists will argue that it will not only hurt the...

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Does the labor force deserve $15 an hour? Con
Nov08

Does the labor force deserve $15 an hour? Con

From the views of a minimum wage fast food worker, an increase to $15 per hour sounds good, but in the end has a majority of negative outcomes. Burger flippers with no scholarly background in economics think a raise in minimum wage is a great idea, but well-studied economists know it’s a terrible one. In mid 2016, California Governor Jerry Brown passed a plan that is essentially raising the minimum wage $1 per year until it reaches...

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Gun control laws compromise safety
Oct23

Gun control laws compromise safety

By allowing gun control laws, we are denying the right to personal safety. Gun control laws infringe on the 2nd amendment. People of the United States deserve the right to feel safe in their own homes, and by stripping them of the all guns may result into major consequences. Taking away guns for good would only fuel their business for the hypothetical “Black Market.” Giving these people the ability to illegally sell guns...

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Peace does not need weapons
Oct23

Peace does not need weapons

According to the New York Times, being killed with a gun in Japan is as likely as being killed by a lightning strike in the U.S. Gun control needs to be put in place before the United States experiences another deadly mass shooting. With the recent shooting in Las Vegas, the topic of gun control has arisen, yet again. Many say now is not the time to discuss political debate, however, how many more mass shootings does the U.S. need to...

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