CONTROVERSIALIs geek culture sexist? Geek culture= playing videos games, loving comics,passionate interest in techYES because●Hyper-sexualization of women in games●Alienation of women within “geek” community●Girls are ignorant to geek culture●It is stereotypical for boys to be in the geek cultureShould there be age restrictions on gun use?Yes because ●Children can find other ways to receive these weapons= dangerous bc they do not knowhow to properly use it ●Can create a barrier between impulsive adolescents and firearms●More rules and restrictions can be placed that cause gun purchase to become safer and more secure.Will your generation have a better or worse than your parents?Worse because●Rates of depression among adolescents have been increasing; we will be more unhappythan the generation before us●We lack basic skills like cooking or sewing●We rely to much on technology and feel that it can solve all our problemsAre some people more valuable than others?In a sense yes because .. .. . . . . …. ●You're relatives and close friends are more valuable than a random stranger●When in a zombie apocalypse, groups want certain people that have a certain skill like they want a doctor or a hunter●Some people have done more good in their lives than others which can mean they are more important to the world.Do your test scores reflect how good your teachers are?No because …………….●Every student has a different rate of retention●Teachers provide the information but it depends on what students do with it●Other factors besides the ability to recall information influence test scores, such as test anxietyAll state supported sex education should promote abstinence only?No because ..●Teenagers are hormonal and impulsive; they will have sex anyway, without knowledge on how to do so safely●Abstinence is getting harder due to a decreasing emphasis on religious morals and an increasing exposure to sexual content via the internet●States where abstinence is prevalent in schools have higher rates of teen pregnancyShould college applicants be made anonymous so that colleges do not know their gender, race,
age, location, or name?Yes because …………………●Many colleges nowadays want more minorities, which makes uneven odds for everyone●It’s not discrimination, take Harvard. ●Motivation to succeed is more important than someone's identityIs it true that girls who play with toy trucks are more accepted by society than boys who play with dolls?Yes because . . . . ●Boys are seen as masculine, meaning more hardened and tougher than others●Girls who play with trucks can be brushed off as tomboys, but boys who play with dolls are considered less of a man.