Abortion in Britain is not considered controversial. Is this true?

Nope. Here's what most people are missing. Under the U.S. Constitution a woman has an absolute right to abortion on demand during the first trimester . While, abortions on demand are illegal in Britain.Abortion laws in the United Kingdom remain significantly stricter than in Canada and the United States in that the government

Gautam Gambhir denied to debate with Atishi stating that he doesn't believe in debates. How do you see this? Is he afraid to talk to Atishi?

We all know what happened when Tejasvi Surya took part in a debate with Kanhaiya Kumar. Tejasvi is educated like Kanhaiya but what was the main problem? Tejasvi Surya has been more involved in helping people around and less in establishing the fact that he is helpful to people. He is less interested in finding

My opinion is often controversial and unpopular. How can I stay away from controversy?

If you feel a conversation is headed in a controversial direction, try to steer the conversation back to neutral ground. You can make a joke or switch to another subject.You can keep your opinion to yourself.You can preface an unpopular opinion by stating, ‘This might be an unpopular opinion but...'. Just be

What are some major controversies that have to do with exercise, fitness, and working out?

Qualifications needed to be a Personal Trainer. REPs level II for UK - but to get to that takes 6 weeks!Pre and post exercise stretching - and type of stretchingWalking versus HIIT for SEniors who want to be fitThe role/importance of biomechanics - how many people have a

What are your least controversial opinions that some people have found controversial for absolutely no reason?

I guess my opinion on religion sounded controversial to my late grandmother and still does to one of her sons.My opinion is that the planet would be better off without any religion, that every religion is the worst creation human beings have ever thought of, that Christians are amongst the most hypocritical individuals on the

What are your most controversial or unpopular opinions?

Vegetarianism and veganism are not the answers. Even if the entire seven billion plus human population stop consuming meat it won't stop other animals in the food chain from preying down smaller animals for food. Plus the tiger wouldn't spare you just because you feel it's unethical.

What is a controversial opinion that shouldn't be controversial?

Whether the fetus is part of the woman's body or not. Before this answer collapses, I have talked with and seen pro choicers who, directly or indirectly (by citing abortion as a moral wrong that is nevertheless necessary) confirm the narrative

What is something that shouldn't be controversial?

Gentrification.Every so often, a neighborhood in Chicago holds a rally against

What is the biggest controversy in your opinion?

In my opinion, the biggest controversy of all time is the battle between freedom and security. Almost every societal argument that people have boils down to this. Everyone has a different idea of where the line should be drawn and sometimes our

What is the most controversial pleasures?

The most controversial ones are probably where you damage another person or another person's property for your own pleasure. Paedophelia as an example.Next are probably things like drugs, or self harm, for personal pleasure.Self harm could be physical damage, eating certain foods, etc.Then, perhaps, consider dangerous pursuits for the adrenalin rush.Lower down

What makes something controversial?

Everything is a matter of perspective.The first thing is when the gap between different perspectives is large and these perspectives are highly polarized and opposed.The second thing is that the topic should have high stakes.If both conditions are met, a clash happens, controversy

Why are 'controversial' opinions rarely controversial?

Come on now, who would have the courage to post their actual controversial opinions on the Internet, especially on Quora of all places? Take a look at these so-called unpopular opinions.College students are lazy? Well, duh.People have confirmation bias and would rather that everyone agree with that? Obviously.Not everyone

Would Congress try to impeach Donald Trump if he is elected president?

It is possible. Here are a couple of scenarios. 1. The Trump University fraud case. Right now there are ongoing civil cases in NY and CA but if future cases (a distinct possibility) turned into a federal criminal probe and

Do I have to form an opinion on everything around me, especially controversial topic?

You can take your whole life to form an opinion.There is no deadline for deciding what you think about any given issue. There is no requirement that you even think about a specific issue. I encourage thinking. What to think about is a personal matter.I have a lot of

Do you agree with Kevin Hart that people should not impulsively criticize controversial material, particularly from a performer's early career? Why don't the audience ignore artists they don't agree with, instead of bashing?

I don't know who Kevin Hart is, but I agree with his statement. Many creative people try different things in order to draw attention and build a fan base, and not everyone will like it.Everybody is entitled to their own tastes and opinion.I do wish that armchair critics, especially the ones who prattle on

Do you have a 'controversial' philosophy about something?

Yes, I have some views on ‘democracy' that many people might disagree with.Churchill was claimed to have said that

Don't Democrats benefit from the abortion issue being controversial and unresolved politically?

The Republicans this election cycle benefit from the abortion issue because America seems to be turning against some of the abortion practices widely supported and used by Planned Parenthood including partial birth abortions and very late 2nd trimester abortions. Some Republicans are pushing for a gestational age of 20 weeks for routine on demand

Have you ever changed your views on the controversial topic of abortion and, if so, what happened or why/how did you do so?

Yes.My first introduction to the concept of abortion was through a story I read in a newspaper.A little details would help you understand. We have a concerning gender imbalance in India. Starting in 1980s, people started aborting girl child as they wanted only boy child ( The reason is complicated but in short our society is patriarchal). Thus

How does the media always have something controversial to report?

This is another question which can be answered by the law of averages and large numbers. The thing is,  when you have a large subject consisting many people, you will have at least a significant fraction whoch will be interested in a variety of topics. This can include anything, eg celebrity gossips,  economy, political arena, 

What are controversial topics that everybody should have an opinion on and why?

I'd have to say voting in general. Here in the U.S. we don't see nearly as many people voting as are doing so in other countries. This privilege and obligation is one that I think we too often take for granted that we should all have opinions on. I've heard

What are some controversial anime?

I've mentioned Elfen Lied before. I see it makes some people's list of most controversial anime ever.Eric Takabayashi's answer to Who is the most messed up anime character you've seen?Kite (1999)I don't see Kite, or A Kite, mentioned on Quora. I like the art in some of the scenes, and I

What are some controversial topics in agriculture and why are they controversial?

There are several controversial topics in agriculture. Actually, agriculture as a whole has grown into one big controversial topic.Never in the history of modern humans has agriculture been so detached from society, especially in western countries. Here, consumers take high quality produce

What are some major controversies in economics?

Here's one issue that's massively controversial that is mostly in the background but has huge implications on economic policies:How you compare GDP of different countries.This sounds like a no brainer - GDP is GDP right? We often hear figures like US's GDP is 16.77 trillion USD (in 2013) and that's way more than

What are some of the most controversial songs of all time, and why?

I think i dont agree with Jannie Sanjana Stephen ....I dont know which Type of songs you listen But let me tell you my Own Favourite Singer/Rapper/ Acclaimed

What are some people's most unpopular opinions?

I know I'll get lots of hate for this but I'll state it anyway.I think it's okay for 18-year-olds to drink alcohol.Why do I think this? Well I'm from the U.S. where the drinking age is 21 and in my opinion, once people officially become adults then

What are the biggest controversies of Hinduism?

Caste system is the major issue when it comes to Hinduism , of course every religion is having its own caste system, but when it comes to Hinduism, it is such an old religion that we cannot even predict when these caste system started and what is the cause of starting

What are your controversial anime opinions?

I have 2 opinions that probably a good portion of the anime fandom would find controversial.1 I don't like Cowboy Bebop.I think the show is nice aesthetically. The art style has aged pretty well for being a show from the 90's. The sound design and sound

What are your least controversial opinions that some people have found controversial for absolutely no reason?

I guess my opinion on religion sounded controversial to my late grandmother and still does to one of her sons.My opinion is that the planet would be better off without any religion, that every religion is the worst creation human beings have ever thought of, that Christians

What are your most 'controversial' opinions in rock and metal?

Dream Theater is better with Mike Mangini. Although his playing isn't as brootuhl as Portnoy, Mangini delivers more melody and harmony. If you notice, he plays by matching others' beats/notes in the band.Djent is a trend, not a subgenre. And a quickly fading one.No band should play to satisfy all of their fans. Bands

What are your most controversial unpopular opinions? Don't be scared

Repost.Here's some of mine.1-Summer is the worst season.I personally can tolerate cold weather a lot more than hot weather. Hot weather just kills me and is very distracting (I really don't wanna keep having to swim all Summer long just to keep cooling off).2-I prefer Lord of the Rings

What controversial advice have people given to their children?

"It doesn't hurt, get over it."Context: I have Sensory Processing Disorder, meaning my brain cannot accept and organize sensory information properly. The senses you use every moment to understand where you are, what you're feeling, whether or not you're injured are unreliable for me. I was born with it, I live my whole life

What ideas or opinions do you have that are controversial?

This is a fun one. The elite won't like this.ImmigrationMass immigration is slowly replacing natives because immigrants have more children than we do. It is a danger to the West, because the West is the target of mass immigration, with the goal of wiping out white people, who are seen as the enemy.All modern-day terrorists are muslims, which means

What is a controversial thing you believe in that you think shouldn't be controversial?

Well, I have a list:The War on Drugs creates problems that are worse than the ones caused by the drugs themselves.Expansion of law enforcement discretion and powersconflicts of interest like

What is so controversial about the Clinton Foundation?

Some think the Clintons are corrupt.Others think they are saints.The truth is somewhere in between those two views.The Clinton Foundation was doing some good things, but there's a big problem too. The Clintons want us to believe that the 14 seperate times that

What is something that shouldn't be controversial?

Gentrification.Every so often, a neighborhood in Chicago holds a rally against

What is something you support that is widely controversial?

What is something you support that is widely controversial?There are a few such things. Let's make a short list of the most important, shall we ?Euthanasia for people who have some illness or condition that causes suffering and won't be improved by further therapy and want to die. Yes,

What is something you view as controversial?

I live in Pakistan so what's considered normal in western countries is considered controversial here, which is freedom. People just can't fathom a woman (or even man) to have freedom in my country. This particular controversy is over marriage. i have never understood the concept of marriage and it just doesn't seem necessary to me. I Think people

What is the abortion controversy hiding?

While the anti-choice movement focuses on the ‘humanity' and ‘human rights' of a zygote, embryo, or non-viable fetus, and the pro-choice movement focuses on women's rights, no one is talking about the public policy nightmare that would ensue from criminalizing

What is the most controversial animated movie of all time?

In terms of using controversial characters, there have been many animated Disney films that have been criticized for doing so. But in terms of overall story, Hayao Miyazaki's final film, The Wind Rises, has had quite the controversy within the last year.  Different groups in

What is the most controversial opinion do you agree with?

Abortion is a sensitive topic and while I understand and respect both sides, I do not think it is right to tell a woman what she can and cannot do with her body. Our country is very confusing in that we

What is the most controversial opinion you have, but haven't shared publically?

Perhaps that I believe that pure democracy is not the best form of government.It sounds like blasphemy to a world which has been told that it is, for at least the last century.I am referring to the issue raised in the writings of the Founders, which warned against the dangers of pure democracy which

What is the most controversial viewpoint that you have?

Hi there,I'm not sure if this is controversial or not but I feel inclined to answer this question. Let's get straight to the point.I am an anti-royalist. I've despised royals from the get-go. I'm not sure if it's my lack of feelings for things I don't understand or not.Why are they here? What purpose do they serve? In

What is your most controversial opinion about life?

The most controversial opinion about life itself is that everything is controversial (only true to some extent of the consciousness).#1 We are trying to make and save money, buy stuff and poss stuff however we will die and we can't take any of

What is your most controversial opinion about the U.S. Constitution?

That the ENTIRETY of the Constitution must be interpreted under the rules of Strict Construction. An immutable doctrine that takes every word literally. If the Laws of the United States must be changed severely pursuant to the Nation's need to reflect the changing times and

What is your most controversial opinion about the United States of America?

Opinion?Add a ‘s' and we'll proceed.Degradation of Christianity- I know, theists can be irritating and troublesome. But that doesn't justify the way people abuse Christianity. Those evangelists do convert tribals here by baiting them with gifts but my heart goes out to those devout Christians who

What is your most controversial theological belief?

There are several controversial theological beliefs that I have acquired over the years, but I will list only two. The second one is sort of dependent upon the first.1. My first controversial theological belief is the belief in Universal Restoration or Reconciliation.Universal Restoration:

What is your opinion on the wage gap controversy?

It seems to me an artificial metric of how much income/wealth a person ‘ought to be allowed' to generate. This is a major philosophical paradigm shift for American culture.We've long had people gripe about high end sports celebrities making far more money

What makes something controversial?

Everything is a matter of perspective.The first thing is when the gap between different perspectives is large and these perspectives are highly polarized and opposed.The second thing is that the topic should have high stakes.If both conditions are met, a clash happens, controversy is created.Example;1- I believe hot dogs are excellent, someone

What parenting decisions have you made which others found controversial?

I grew up in the generation where we were taught "don't talk to strangers".  I taught my children to talk to strangers. I took my girls (then 5 and 7) to the mall and asked them to pick out a stranger and

What's a strong opinion you have about an issue, but would never tell anyone due to controversy?

That the key to the bible is to seek first the kingdom of heaven. Revelations 21 needs to be looked at by physicists. The crystal clear jem like a jasper hints at a photon. The walls of the city are 144 cubits...

What's your most controversial opinion about literature?

Well, I don't believe in e-books, for a start. I know they're popular, and in many ways much cheaper than printed books, but the whole aesthetic behind reading can't be duplicated with a piece of battery-operated plastic. My wife tried, unsuccessfully,

What was the most controversial song of 2018?

I'm kind of with Aya Ibrahim on this one as far as the video for ‘This Is America' is concerned. However the song itself... I'm not so sure.A possible late contender is the bizarre backlash against the Christmas classic ‘Baby It's Cold Outside' and it's apparent connotations of rape.Anyone

What you know that can be controversial?

It's not related to anybody else. It's just my way of perceiving life.The base of a society should be sex and then it should strive towards spirituality. But a sexually repressed society cannot do that. So sex should be liberal, open and free. When children go to study in the colleges, girls and boys should share rooms and all

What's the most controversial thing you agree with?

Abortionists are murderers. They kill lives, not a lump of cells, but lives.Firstly, I had to go anonymous because of the number of hate comments I would receive. Quora has turned into a platform where one side attacks the other and

What's the most controversial, unconventional belief you have? Why do you believe it?

Controversial and unpopular, but it should not be. Allow me to explain. (Note all assertions, all rebuttals to ALL the impediments to not reform the English spelling systems are meticulously backed up starting in the why section).George Orwell:Our existing spelling

What's your least controversial/most trivial unpopular opinion?

I can't turn down a request from Maria Balli, so here goes:I don't like superhero or action movies.Like, I really really couldn't care less about them.I understand the whole cult following around them - particularly superhero movies - as the individual universes are as

What's your most controversial opinion and why do you hold it?

In recent weeks we have seen young people, usually school pupils, leaving their classrooms and going on strike in order to take part in street protests urging governments to treat climate change and global warming as an issue of much greater urgency than they appear to be doing at the present time. One such protest is pictured

What's your most controversial opinion on history?

Lincoln was a son of bitching despot who managed to get 700,000 of his governed killed or maimed and as many families ruined, allowed his generals to rape and pillage the southern states, and burned Atlanta to the ground.THIS from a vaunted great negotiator.If Lincoln were alive today he would

Which painting has become controversial?

Warning. This will trigger many and it might ruin your childhood.Jozé Rodolfo Loaiza created an exibition with paintings containing affectionate moments caught between disney characters. The catch?It is based on an LGBT point of view.As we know there is already a dispute about the human rights of gays, lesbians, bisexuals etc. There are religious and scientific arguments about

Which video game has created the most controversy?

The early '80s Atari studio Mystique was well known as an early pornographic game developer, but they really pushed it too far with Custer's Revenge (1982) (also known as

Why do people discuss controversial issues?

If there is a particular meaning and significance of an issue people may feel impelled to express their view or opinion on the matter.Much of human thought has a basis in beliefs. Sometimes we support beliefs through discourse and other times we questions beliefs.After

Why is abortion still controversial in the US?

The science has improved over the 45 years since Roe. It is now possible to hear the babies' heartbeats as early as 18 days after conception. It becomes increasingly obvious that it is a human being that is being murdered.The proabortion movement continuously stretches the envelope from the three months allowed by the USSC to the moment

Why is MSG controversial?

MSG is controversial beause in a 60's a guy went to a Chinese restaurant and decided that if he wasn't digesting his meal properly it was because of MSG. No studies nothing, just a letter saying that MSG was the culprit! Talk about science based evidence...Of course

Why is polyamory controversial?

Because it is different.Humans have a default tendency to stick with ‘the norm.' The norm is known, th enorm works ( ingeneral, for most people, most of the time) if it didn't, it wouldn't be ‘the norm' because we would already have had a revolution over it.Anything that is not part of ‘the norm' is unknown, untested,

Why is race and IQ such a controversial topic?

I think that the reason these are so controversial is because you can't do anything about them. Almost everything about you can be changed. You can change how you talk, your habits, how you dress, you can change your gender, you can

Why is religion a controversial topic?

Why indeed. You'd think that using electricity in the same time as being religious is mutually exclusive for the mind.And now, to answer your very good question:There's more than a handful of very popular religions that become people's lives. Then there are those who don't care and finally, those who care and have a dislike for religion.To make

Why is there so much controversy about declawing cats that are indoor animals only? We have two declawed cats that were declawed with the laser procedure, and when both were brought home, they acted completely unfazed.

Original question: Why is there so much controversy about declawing cats that are indoor animals only? We have two declawed cats that were declawed with the laser procedure, and when both were brought home, they acted completely unfazed.The fact that the procedure was performed with a laser instead of a knife, a side-cutter

Why was Lincoln's assassination one of the biggest controversies?

Controversy over Lincoln's assassination grew almost immediately after the shot was fired. People trying to come to Lincoln's aid couldn't open the hallway door because a brace had been installed on the door to keep others out. Also, the door to the president's box had a

Why would people say controversial things?

Controversy is really just challenging the status quo.And

Would Congress try to impeach Donald Trump if he is elected president?

It is possible. Here are a couple of scenarios. 1. The Trump University fraud case. Right now there are ongoing civil cases in NY and CA but if future cases (a distinct possibility) turned into a federal criminal probe and

Abortion in Britain is not considered controversial. Is this true?

Nope. Here's what most people are missing. Under the U.S. Constitution a woman has an absolute right to abortion on demand during the first trimester . While, abortions on demand are illegal in Britain.Abortion laws in the United Kingdom remain significantly stricter than in Canada

My opinion is often controversial and unpopular. How can I stay away from controversy?

If you feel a conversation is headed in a controversial direction, try to steer the conversation back to neutral ground. You can make a joke or switch to another subject.You can keep your opinion to yourself.You can preface an unpopular opinion by stating, ‘This might be an unpopular opinion but...'. Just be respectful

What are the most controversial topics in regards to the War on Drugs?

Item number one - the cost, and where did all the money go... Billions were spent over the years in the mostly failed effort of the War on Drugs. Some was spent wisely - school programs, while not especially effective, were well received. But the money spent on surveillance and stopping smugglers from entering the

What are the most controversial wars?

Two of the most controversial are Iraq and Vietnam.Both are wars many feel should not have been fought.  Both were initiated with false or tainted evidence.Vietnam was fought on the basis of doctrine of containment.  North Vietnam was

What are your most controversial or unpopular opinions?

Vegetarianism and veganism are not the answers. Even if the entire seven billion plus human population stop consuming meat it won't stop other animals in the food chain from preying down smaller animals for food. Plus the tiger wouldn't spare you just because you feel it's unethical. Living things are

What is the biggest controversy in your opinion?

In my opinion, the biggest controversy of all time is the battle between freedom and security. Almost every societal argument that people have boils down to this. Everyone has a different idea of where the line should be drawn and sometimes our opinions change during our lifetimes due to shifting perspectives, increased knowledge, or personal

What is the controversy with Secretary Clinton, Clinton Global Initiative Foundation, and the Clinton Family Foundation?

A few examples of the controversy around Clinton Foundation include Laureate University and Uranium to Russia. In both of these the facts are public and not disputed by the Left or the Right.In 2015 Bill Clinton resigned from his honorary chancellor of Laureate

Why is abortion controversial?

There are a number of different viewpoints at play, each with its own set of competing implications.  These include:(1). At the point of conception, the new life is a human being deserving of the full protection accorded to born babies.  Abortion is murder, regardless of the reason for the abortion.  Some

Why is The Louisiana Purchase controversial?

This was the first time the United States decided to purchase land from a foreign country. There was nothing specific about land purchases from foreign countries written in the Constitution. Jefferson's Secretary of State James Monroe made the deal with

Why is homosexuality such a controversial topic nowadays?

This question is very broad, but I'll limit myself to homosexuality in the United States.The controversy arises from two factors: more and more people are declaring themselves to be gay or lesbian, and the populace generally supports LGBTQ rights on the national legislative stage.However, the church (specifically, the fundamentalist Christian church) has