The US should not recognize the results of the latest Nicarguan election.

innomen

Resolved, the government of the United States of America should not recognize the recent election results in Nicaragua. Namely the election of Daniel Ortega. First round acceptance; rounds 2 & 3 arguments....

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It is possible to disprove a negative

Mr.Infidel

Thank you, izbo10, for agreeing to this debate. Resolution It is possible to disprove a negative The opponents of the debate, and what positions they will argue. I am affirmative, meaning that it will be my burden to prove that it is possible to prove a negative. The scope of the debate. To test if proving a negative is false is possible. The length of the debate, in number of rounds. There will be 4 rounds. First round is acceptance only. The maximum length of ea...

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DetectableNinja's Tournament: Sex offenders should be sterilized/chemically castrated.

Mestari

Sorry about the previous mistake in the set-up. Everything should be fine now. Good luck.Round 1: AcceptanceRound 2: Opening Arguments/RebuttalsRound 3: RebuttalsRound 4: Final Rebuttal/Closing StatementSex Offender (1): an individual who was convicted of a sex offense.We will be using the list of sex offenses and relevant definitions provided by the above source.Sterilized/Chemically Castrated:

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DetectableNinja's Tournament: Sale of Human Organs

Lickdafoot

This is for DetectableNinja's debate tournament. The resolution: The sale of human organs should be legalized. Andromeda, I'm hoping to set the opening now and have my first round up by friday so that you can get yours over the weekend. Please let me know in the comments if there is anything about the way I set the debate up that you would like to change. I look forward to debating you for a second time and wish you luck in the tournament!Round 1: Accepta...

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Empodicles' Elemental Theory.

Rusho

I will prove that Empodicles' theory of the four elements of fire, earth, air, and water as true, or; at least, not disprovable. I will allow my opponent to start with the argument, you may use anything you see as relevent to disprove Empodicles' theory of elements, and I will do all in my power to disprove them. Accepting anyone willing to take the challenge....

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Vegetarianism

seraine

Resolution: Vegetarianism is a more ethical diet than an omnivorous diet for healthy adults in modern day America. Round 1 will be for acceptance only. Rounds 2 and 3 will be arguing and clash, and Round 4 will be for summarization. Please abstain from semantics, introducing arguments in the last round and ad hominem attacks. Feel free to ask questions in the comments, but please do it before you accept....

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The Death Penalty should be abolished

googlemabob

I thank whoever accepts this challenge in advance; it's my first time debating on this website! The Pro in this debate will need to prove that Capital Punishment is overall detrimental to the United States' well-being. The Con will need to prove that the Death Penalty is beneficial to the United States' well-being. To clarify, by well-being I mean 'the state of being happy, healthy, or prosperous' (1). Round 1 will be for acceptance, Round 2 for opening arguments, Round 3 for rebutta...

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Immigrants should be eligible to run for office of the President of the United States

F-16_Fighting_Falcon

I thank Double_R for agreeing to accept this challenge.Resolution: Immigrants to the United States should be eligible to run for office of the President of the United States as long as they have continuously lived in the United States for more than 20 years. DefinitionsImmigrants: Naturalized U.S. citizens born outside the US to non US citizen parents...

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There is an objective morality

reasonable75

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Secession is justified (morally)

000ike
Mestari

I am happy to debate Mestari once more on this issue. I will, however be using the same opening argument from a previous debate with Sociopinko since that debate was forfeited. Round 1: AcceptanceRound 4: Rebuttals No semantics. ...

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