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What makes a good persuasive speech topic? Experts will tell you that it should be a conversial subject. Why?
Well, if it's not controversial, no one, including yourself, will care if anyone gets persuaded! And more controversial your persuasive speech topic, harder challenge your creating for yourself, and more you'll learn.
What's controversial enough? Well, we could consider vulgar things, but let's not degrade quality of our diatribe. Let's begin with two topics ettiquette suggests be omitted from polite conversation: religion, and politics!
Medical Persuasive Speech Topic Ideas:
Stem Cells Cloning Abortion Is it a Fetus, or a Child? Whose Rights are More Important - Mom's, or Child's? Pro-Life vs. Pro-Choice Alcoholism Is it a Physical, Mental, Emotional, or Spiritual Disease? Is it a real disease, or just a learned behavior AIDS Global Viral Epidemics Drugs Should We Legalize Marijuana? Marijuana: Its Effects on Mind and Body Parenthood Issues Teen Parenthood Welfare and Large Families Irresponsible Fathers Should We Require a License for Parenthood? Political Persuasive Speech Topic Ideas:
Capital Punishment The Death Penalty Versus Thou Shalt Not Kill Poverty - Why Haven't We Solved This Problem? War Terrorism The Middle East Political Correctness vs. First Amendment Rights Gun Control: Restricting Rights or Protecting People
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Another thing to consider in developing your persuasive speech topic is your approach. Aristotle listed several kinds - a persuasive speech topic can be based on questions of fact, value, or policy.