2nd DDO Census Debate: Syrian Refugees

whiteflame
TUF

The Resolution: The USFG Should Accept Syrian Refugees. Summary: With the threat of ISIS in the middle east, and the civil war in Syria, a number of refugees have sought nations like the US to call their new home. However, as the threat of refugees being used to hide terrorists finds it's way into the thoughts of Americans following a number of shootings from France and locations within the US, the debate over allowing them in has become a hot topic of discussion. Rules: - No wars (sour...

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Thett/ bossy Tournament R1 (ASOIAF) R + L = J is most likely the correct theory.

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Skepsikyma

This is Round One for Thett and bossy (shabshoral)'s tournament.http://www.debate.org/forums/debate.org/topic/78564/ASOIAF= A Song Of Ice And FireR + L = J Theory = The popular theory that Jon Snow's Parent's are Rhaegar Targaryen, and Lyanna Stark.GOT= Game Of ThronesThis debate is a fan theory debate about a fictional world known to msot as the...

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The United States Should Adopt No Gay Zones

Mikal
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Resolved - The United States Should Adopt No Gay ZonesTermsUnited States = United States of AmericaAdopt = Implement No Gay Zones = Areas Where Gay People Are Not Allowed To Enter

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Winter Regular tournament R1: Resolved, the USFG should legalize Euthanasia

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lannan13

This is round one of the Winter Regular Debate Tournament. This debate will be about the legalization of the nationally controversial topic that is Euthanasia.Important definitionsUSFG: United States Federal Government.Euthanasia: Also called mercy killing;

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Video Rap Battle

RyuuKyuzo
TUF

LET'S GET READY TO RUUUUUUUUUUMBLE!This will be a videorap battle. That's right folks, each debater will be required to upload 3 videos of themselves rapping. You can either rap a whole song, or part of a song (just make sure you record enough to judge!) and judging will be based on which debater displayed superior technical rapping skill.Rules1. Only 1 rap video per round, for a total of 3 videos2. It can be your own piece, or a cover3. Con must accept the full BoP4. Voting will be based on whi...

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Appealing to emotion is a logical fallacy in debating.

Megalobrainiac
TUF

Appealing to Emotion: When an argument is made that appeals to the subjective bias of the reader in order to persuade them to one side of the debate regardless of objective reasoning.Logical Fallacy (in context of debating): Misconduct, construing valid evidence in a way that deceives the reader from what is otherwise true.This debate must be purely concept-based.No use of external sources or videos is allowed as I am ful...

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It is more likely than not that morality does not exist

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BananaPhilosopher

Thank you in advance for accepting this debate! I will be arguing in the pro position for the following resolution. Resolved: It is more likely than not that Morality does not exist. I will be taking a stance on moral nihilism while it is my opponent’s job to find arguments to prove that morality is more likely to exist. This is a philosophical debate, so arguments thus will be purely philosophical. Bo...

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Resolved: It is more likely than not, that morality does not exist.

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Mr.Bonpaclat

Resolved: It is more likely than not, that morality does not exist. This debate is about Moral nihilism, VS objective or subjective morality. I will be affirming the resolution. The set up for this debate is as follows: 4 rounds total. The first round will be for acceptance, while the following 3 rounds will be for debating. 10,000 character max. 3 days" time to argue. 2 week voting period. Yes to required voting comments. I am going to keep t...

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Web design competition

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larztheloser

The resolution says "web design competition" for better understanding for readers and voters. However, the official title I would like to give this competition is "HTML/CSS design competition".How this will work should my esteemed friend Larztheloser, accept:This competition is a challenge for both of competitors to make a better use of coding skills in the design category. Voting for this competition should contain the usual RFD explaining why you thought one member...

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Creating laws in support of gay marriage would create discrimination against church leaders

kingcripple
TUF

Alright, the title is pretty clear. Five round debate 10,000 characters. RD1 acceptance only. Let's see what you got....

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