Preventing The Crisis Of Underage Drinking

1612 Words Jul 16th, 2015 7 Pages
“With such compelling information, the question is why haven 't we been able to do more to prevent the crisis of underage drinking? The answer is: the alcohol industry” is what Lucille Roybal-Allard once said, a U.S. Representative for serving in Congress since 1993. This statement has brought many to speculate of issues and debates. This expression opened the eyes of American people that often struggled to make this truth into a reality. After this speech, one woman said “It might be easy to believe to take down the alcohol industry but that’s like taking down the government and that will certainly not occur. Families, who choose to teach their teenagers about underage drinking, seem to have a higher chance of getting through with the child. Also, possibly increasing the alcohol age to 25 will make it cut back. These underage teens can face jail or death when they give drinking a chance and even attempt to drive, having a sexual intercourse or just plain out doing something out of the teen’s element.”
There are few different methods of controlling the underage drinking and most of which the teachers, the parents and everyone who is willing to be involved. The underage drinking can be narrowed to two different opinions of effective methods of eliminating this social problem: the first opinion being to have parental and teacher teaching methods and the second opinion being to regulate the alcohol assumption age to 25. The goal of this research is to take a look at some of the…

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