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American University, Undergraduate Class of 2020
Washington, Washington DC, United States
Sandia Preparatory School, Class of 2016
Albuquerque, New Mexico, United States
NOTE: I prefer to go up against an experienced debater. If you want to accept this debate and have not completed more than 20 debates or have an ELO score below 2500, please post in the comment section before you accept. Resolved: The Second Amendment to the United State's Constitution should be repealed. DefinitionsSecond Amendment: The second amendment and part of the Bill of Rights which reads, "A well regulated Militia, being necessary to the security of a free State, the righ...
I would like to thank 16kadams for this debate ahead of time for this. DOTWThis is a part of Tej's DEBATE OF THE WEEK efforts, and this will be this week's DEBATE OF THE WEEK! For more details please view the link:(http://www.debate.org/forums/debate.org/topic/86510/) The Full resolution is "Resolved: The United States Federal Government should build a border fence along the US-Mexico Boarder. Rules Round 1 is rules and definitions for Con, Pro may begin his Constructive Case...
The resolution is: The U.S Should Abolish the Minimum WageI will be arguing against the resolution, Pro will argue for it. BoP is shared.I am mainly debating this to confirm my position on this, but I am definitely leaning towards the pro-MW stance.DefinitionsMinimum Wage: Lowest wage permitted by law.Abolish: get rid ofRules:Not many really, just no kritiks or semantical arguments. If you wanna negotiate definitions please use the comments.Oh yeah, but no new arguments in the last round pl...
Full resolution: The United States should begin to convert existing welfare programs into a universal basic income (UBI). There are about 126 different welfare programs that are currently on the books.1I am arguing that we should begin to replace these programs with a UBI. Note that I do not need to argue that these existing 126 welfare programs must be eliminated immediately, but rather I will argue that these programs should eventually be phased out and a transition to a universal basic income...
Select Winner, 2.5kNo new arguments last round. Con may rebut my opening arguments in their first speechRules1. No forfeits2. Full citations should be provided in the text of the debate3. No new arguments in the final round4. Maintain a civil and decorous atmosphere5. No trolling6. No "kritiks" of the topic (e.g. justice is unknowable, rights don't exist, etc.)7. My opponent accepts all definitions and waives his/her right to add resolutional definitions8. For all undefined terms, individuals sh...
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