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Video Games

In the article, “Is Video Gaming a Sport?” I learned that almost 100 million people watched one of the biggest video game competitions, the 2019 League of Legends World Championship. These types of video game tournaments are also known as esports or electronic sports. Esports has become popular and grew to 495 million people worldwide in 2020. Due to the […]

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Electric Vehicles

In the article, “Is America Ready for Electric Cars?” I learned that one of the world’s largest car manufacturers known as General Motors, announced in January that it will be producing only zero-emissions vehicles by 2035. This would be a big difference from gas-powered cars to electric motor engines only. This announcement comes as the new Biden administration which is […]

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Are Labels on Unhealthy Foods Needed?

In the article, “Are Warning Labels on Unhealthy Foods a Good Idea?” I learned that obesity rates have doubled in more than 73 countries since 1980. The reason for this was because of the increased consumption rates for highly processed foods, according to most experts. The use of warning labels on foods with high levels of sugar, salt, or fat […]

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Dog Training

In the article, “No Petting” I learned that there is no need to train a dog to be more friendly although it is best for the owner and the pet itself it doesn’t necessarily mean that training a dog can be attainable. In an article by Philip Galanes he mentions a story about a family that struggled with strangers petting […]

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Cashless Businesses

In the article, “Should Cashless Businesses Be Banned” I learned that in the past few years there has been an increasing number of stores, restaurants, and sport arenas no longer accepting cash. Due to this occurring many cities such as New York and Philadelphia have enacted bans on cashless businesses. Which requires all businesses to accept cash under a law […]

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Covid Vaccines

In the article, “Should Covid Vaccines Be Mandatory” I learned that about 2 million people have died from Covid-19 worldwide as of mid-January. Which is more than 380,000 people in the United States. The U.S finally approved two covid vaccines in December and have begun to give them to vulnerable health care workers. These vaccines are still being tested and […]

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Penny Elimination

In the article, “Is It Time to Eliminate the Penny?” I learned that the U.S. produces more than 7 billion pennies a year. To produce these pennies the U.S uses a type of mineral named zinc which is really expensive. The cost to produce pennies made from zinc is about 1.99 which is way more expensive than what the actual […]

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Paid Sick Days

In the article, “Should Paid Sick Days Be Required?” I learned that most U.S companies offer their employees a certain amount of sick days and still get paid. Although there are many companies that offer this not all of them do. There are about a quarter of American workers that do not have paid sick days. As Covid-19 began to […]

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Immigrants in America

In the article, “Should America Still Welcome Immigrants?” I learned that immigrants are what keeps this country running. Immigrants have to accept the challenge of leaving behind their old lives to build new ones in America. This is something very difficult to do because they literally come with nothing and have to deal with the barrier of a forieign language. […]

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Will there be a vaccine for COVID-19 soon?

In the article, “The Race For A Vaccine” many scientists are focusing on creating a vaccine for coronavirus which turned into a global urgent mission. Barouch’s lab in Boston is one out of more than 100 teams of scientists around the globe desperately trying to develop a vaccine for coronavirus in a safe and effective way. Never before have so […]

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