For someone with the name "geteducated" you seem pretty dumb.
Shakespeare is also a matter of opinion, but you still take courses on it in university. You can write a doctoral thesis on a fictional book, which is a creation of the imagination, and still call it scholarly writing. Academic writing can be about almost anything as long as it has scholarly references and/or original research.
Here's an example, and an article for OP's research.
An article on drug policy. A matter of opinion.