Personal tools
 
Views

Argument: 21 drinking-age has not reduced under-age drinking

From Debatepedia

Jump to: navigation, search

Parent debate

Supporting quotations

John M. McCardell, former president of Middlebury College in Vermont and founder of Choose Responsibility said, “It does not reduce drinking. It has simply put young adults at greater risk.” The federal government’s National Survey on Drug Use and Health found that in 2005, the most recent year for which complete figures are available, 85 percent of 20-year-old Americans reported that they had used alcohol. Two out of five said they had binged — that is, consumed five or more drinks at one time — within the previous month.

Problem with the site? 

Tweet a bug on bugtwits
.