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  1. Topic 322 - Present your perspective on the issue below, "The only responsibility of corporate executives, provided they stay within the law, is to make as much money as possible for their companies." Read | Write
  2. Topic 367 - Present your perspective on the issue below, "Truly innovative ideas do not arise from groups of people, but from individuals. When groups try to be creative, the members force each other to compromise and, as a result, creative ideas tend to be weakened and made more conventional. Most original ideas arise from individuals working alone." Read | Write
  3. Topic 410 - Present your perspective on the issue below, "Most societies do not take their greatest thinkers seriously, even when they claim to admire them." Read | Write
  4. Topic 390 - Present your perspective on the issue below, "The chief benefit of the study of history is to break down the illusion that people in one period of time are significantly different from people who lived at any other time in history." Read | Write
  5. Topic 273 - Present your perspective on the issue below, "For better or worse, education is a process that involves revising the ideas, beliefs, and values people held in the past." Read | Write
  6. Topic 380 - Present your perspective on the issue below, "If a goal is worthy, then any means taken to attain it is justifiable." Read | Write
  7. Topic 209 - Present your perspective on the issue below, "Creating an appealing image has become more important in contemporary society than is the reality or truth behind that image." Read | Write
  8. Topic 203 - Present your perspective on the issue below, "Anyone can make things bigger and more complex. What requires real effort and courage is to move in the opposite direction-in other words, to make things as simple as possible." Read | Write
  9. Topic 378 - Present your perspective on the issue below, "Most people choose a career on the basis of such pragmatic considerations as the needs of the economy, the relative ease of finding a job, and the salary they can expect to make. Hardly anyone is free to choose a career based on his or her natural talents or interest in a particular kind of work." Read | Write
  10. Topic 348 - Present your perspective on the issue below, "Many problems of modern society cannot be solved by laws and the legal system because moral behavior cannot be legislated." Read | Write
  11. Topic 267 - Present your perspective on the issue below, "It is important that nations, communities, and families continue to observe holidays and traditional celebrations, for these repeated experiences validate and strengthen a sense of who they are as a culture." Read | Write
  12. Topic 396 - Present your perspective on the issue below, "To remain vigorous, any academic field needs to be led by truly independent thinkers who are willing to ignore established boundaries and challenge long-standing assumptions." Read | Write



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October 15, 2016