Initial post: Begin by reading pages 3.6 through 3.9 of Chapter 3 in the webtext. Then, by Thursday of Module 3, choose 1 of the 2 topics listed below, and go to the forum associated with that topic to make your initial post.
If your last name starts with A-K you will argue the “pro” position. If your last name starts with L-Z you will argue the “con” position.
I will be considered PRO!
- Should we continue to use genetically modified organisms (GMOs) in food production?
- Should we send humans to Mars?
Include in your initial post:
- An argument for why your side is correct. An argument for why the other side is incorrect. Make sure to use at least 2 credible, relevant sources to back up your points in your initial post.
- Use this Tip Sheet for a Great Debate to make sure you are following best practices to engage in an academic debate effectively.