Where can I find a good topic for a persuasive speech?
I don’t want you to do my homework. I just need a good topic to start my speech and I don’t something about abortion, capital punishment or drugs. It has to be a 5 minutes speech and tutor said we have to take a firm position on it.
Can someone give me a good idea for a persuasive speech? Thanks you all in advance.
See these topics for a persuasive speech just from the top of my head. I hope it helps:
- Does social media make us happier?
- Should all printed textbooks be replaced with ebooks?
- Should teenagers be allowed to have plastic surgeries?
- Are cell phones in elementary school a necessity or a luxury?
- Should owners be responsible for their lost dogs?
- Do teachers need some kind of dress code?
- Should drunk drivers lose their license for at least 2 years?
- Is it a good idea to allow kids to drink alcohol in their homes with their families for the first time?
- Should lie detectors be used all the time in the court rooms?
- Should parents or doctors make medical decisions for kids?
- Should using genetically modified products in food be illegal?
- Should the USA end most of their peacemaking operations abroad?
- Is early puberty the main reason for the rise in teen pregnancy?
- Should the government donate to poor regions instead of sponsoring the space programs?
- Can the car sharing incentives solve the problem of traffic jams?
- Do we have to pay for downloading music from the web?
- Should colleges support Wikipedia?
- Is there such a thing as a ‘white lie’?
- Should end of life patients have an unlimited access to pain killers?
- Do students who are paid for good grades have a better GPA?
- Should placebo treatment be used in healthcare more often?
- Should the Chinese language be a mandatory class in college?
- Is hard rock bad for a listener’s self-esteem?
- Should developed countries have a one car per family policy?
- Can human cloning solve some of the healthcare issues?
When I was in college, I wrote a speech about why capital punishment is an absolute necessity for serial killers and child abusers. Teacher like my speech very much. Since then I am not afraid of public speaking. Thank you very much indeed.
Some oldie but goodie:
- Do schools have the right to search students’ lockers?
- Adoption by a same sex couple is better than no family at all.
- Violence on TV should be censored.
- Curfew hours for minors can reduce violence.
- The violent lyrics of ‘gangsta rap’ should be censored.
- The movies script writers should be responsible for their influence on the youth.
- Talking on the phone while driving should be illegal.
- Boys and girls should study in separate classes.
- College athletes should receive salaries.
- Civil unions should have the same rights as married couples…
I hope you will choose at least one persuasive speech topic from the list above.