Thursday, April 11, 2013

Fire victim was an advocate for anorexics

Please read the following article:  Fire victim was an advocate for anorexics

Everyone has personal struggles in their life. What cause would you like to be remembered as an advocate for and why?

Monday, March 18, 2013

Boy Scouts

Read the following article: Boy Scouts

Do you agree with the boy scout organization banning gay Scouts and Scout Leaders? Is this a form of discrimination?

Tuesday, March 12, 2013

Bin Laden Son-in-Law Arrested

Read the article: Bin Laden Son-in-Law Arrested

Should Bin Laden's son-in-law have been extradited to the US to stand trial for 9/11?

Tuesday, March 5, 2013

Money and College

Please read the article:  Money and College

What issues did you consider when picking a college? After reading this article, would you still choose the same college?

Wednesday, February 27, 2013

Listen up, Ladies!

Please read the article: Listen Up

Please respond to the question in a well developed paragraph.

Should women now have to register for the draft?

Monday, February 25, 2013

Ohio Child Rape

Please read the article:  Ohio Child Rape

The adoptive father, who is 40 years old, has already been sentenced here to at least 60 years in prison. In Dayton, he is expected to be sentenced to at least 50 years, to run concurrently. As a tax-payer, do you want to feed, clothe, and provide a place for this man to live for the rest of his life?

Wednesday, February 20, 2013

Man Charged with Slapping Toddler

Please read the article:  Man Charged With Slapping Toddler

Please respond to the following question in a well-developed paragraph:

When traveling for personal matters, should you lose your job for bad behavior? (i.e. the flight was not work-related)

Thursday, February 14, 2013

Grad Student Sues

Read the Article: Grad Student Sues

Universities have a process to appeal a grade which a student feels is not deserved. Should a student be able to sue a university for lost wages four years after graduating?
**Keep in mind that graduation in a field does not guarantee employment.***

Thursday, February 7, 2013

Canada is phasing out its penny; will US follow suit?

Read the article: Canada is phasing out its penny; will US follow suit?

When the United States is so far in debt, does it make sense to keep the penny that makes two cents to make? Every time a penny is made, we're a penny more in debt.

Tuesday, February 5, 2013

Where Bin Laden Went Down

Read the following article:  Where Bin Laden Went Down

Answer the following question:

What is your opinion of Pakistan building an amusement park where Osama Bin Laden hid?

Tuesday, January 29, 2013

Man Gets Last Whopper Jr.

Please read the article: Man Gets Last Whopper Jr.

How would you want to be remembered by your friends and family?  Write a well-developed paragraph. 

Monday, January 28, 2013

Waiter Turns Away Customers Over Special Needs Insult

Please read this short article: Waiter turns away customers

 Did Michael do the right thing?  How do you think the restaurant owner feels about this?

Thursday, January 24, 2013

Ohioans’ lawsuits blame diseases on DuPont

Read the article: Ohioans’ lawsuits blame diseases on DuPont

If you have watched the move, Erin Brockovich, then compare and contrast this article with the movie.  If you have not seen the movie, then write your thoughts in a well-developed paragraph.

Friday, January 11, 2013

Thursday, January 10, 2013

Killer Whales Trapped

Please read the article: Killer Whales Trapped

Write a well-developed paragraph about your thoughts and also how you feel about the polar bear.

Thursday, January 3, 2013

Icelandic Girl Fights Government

Please read the following article:  Icelandic Girl Fights Government

After reading, please write in a well developed paragraph your thoughts about this.  Do you agree or disagree and why?