Persuasive Essay On Alcohol And Alcohol

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This demonstration is a big lesson about manages and controls illegal products or the ways products are used; in addition, drinking age is similar to marijuana. The reason is when the eighteen have been given a permission to buy alcohol; they will be responsible for that and it’s easier for government to control alcohol consumption. It also helps reduce the number of crimes committed about under age purchasing alcohol. If society and government still worry about the rising of uncontrollable drunk driving or impropriate behavior under the influence of alcoholic drinks, instead of banning all teenagers under 18 to drink, the government should create a limit such as no more than two bottles of liquor per days, or have parents’ permissions to buy…show more content…
For example, in Vietnam, when a person turns eighteen, the parents will ask them to drink in order to prove that he/she is mature. This has been a tradition passed from generations to generations and haven’t been changed. Although there is no minimum legal drinking age being set up in Vietnam, but the time when the teenager passed to a mature age and has to drink to prove as a tradition is 16. Camille Paglia, a famous American academic and social critic, a professor in University of Arts in Philadelphia. “She received […] Ph.D. degrees from Yale University in 1971 and 1974, respectively”. In the article named “The drinking age is past its time” posted on Time website on April 23, 2014, she wrote: “Learning how to drink responsibly is a basic lesson in growing up […]Beer was a nourishing food in Egypt and Mesopotamia, and wine was identified with the life force in Greece and Rome: In vino veritas (In wine, truth). Wine as a sacred symbol of unity and regeneration remains in the Christian Communion service.” What she is trying to say is that drinking beer or wine on special occasions has been a tradition of many countries for so long. Moreover, according to “Proconorg” website, Germany has the drinking and purchasing alcohol age of 16. That means 5 years younger than the minimum…show more content…
The festival is mor than 200 years old now and it’s the largest festival in the world. America is consisting of many cultures; many diverse religions and people come from a lot of different countries in the world. Each countries has its own festival or ways to celebrate special occasions, some including drinking. They may not be able to come back to their countries on these days to celebrate due to a lot of reasons but as the third president of the United States, Thomas Jefferson, used to say: “We hold these truths to be self-evident: that all men are created equal; that they are endowed by their Creator with certain unalienable rights; that among these are life, liberty, and the pursuit of happiness.” (Thomas Jefferson, brainyquote website). Everyone is believed to reserve the right of joy but how can they be happy if they can’t celebrate their tradition just because they live in America and aren’t old enough to buy drinks? Not to only other countries but even Americans, whenever all family members have a beautiful night to gathering around a dinner table, they often share a bottle of wine and tell each other about their lives, especially on Christmas and Thanksgiving. It’s not fair at all when teenagers above 18 couldn’t enjoy the festive atmosphere like the rest of their family members. Therefore, drinking is

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