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TheFakerOfDebate
dankmemes42o

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The Federal Reserve should be abolished

RoyalFlush100
Chang29

I made this impossible to accept, if you're interested make it known in the comments. Pro introduces his/her arguments in the first round and waives the final round. Up to 72 hours to respond and up to 10,000 characters....

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resolved that in the realm of economics freedom ought to be valued above equity

abbygm
Kaynes

And we can celebrate when we have a government that has earned back the trust of the people it serves... when we have a government that honors our Constitution and stands up for the values that have made America, America: economic freedom, individual liberty, and personal responsibility. -john Boehner because I agree with john Boehner on this point and because I believe that an individual is far more likely to succeed when economically free, I stand firmly resolved: in the realm of economics...

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Resolved: The United States Should Implement a Progressive Consumption Tax

16kadams
ShabShoral

Select winner. Minimum voting Elo of 2k. As this is bsh's tournament, it seems appropriate to use his rules: == Rules == 1. No forfeits

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Social Darwinism

themightyindividual
iqpiblog

Debate perimeters: This debate is on the subject of social Darwinism, the economic idea and philosophy that people act individually and compete within the market for resources and in doing so create wealth. Those who create the most wealth have done so by their own free will and those who have created the least have also done so by their own free will. This debate will be argued using fact and reason, no emotional opinions or subjectively heavy thoughts are used in the debate. To my o...

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Updated 4 Hours Ago

is gay marige realy ok?

suppakappa
nonon0

religion may say its not but is it?...

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Updated 1 Day Ago

The Gold Standard

Schuman8rr
vuwij

The first round will be for acceptance only. Please take note of the rules as breaking them will cause you to lose points at the end of the debate. 1. No new arguments in the last round 2. Cite every source 3. No trolling 4. No logical fallacies In this debate my position is that all currency should be supported by gold. I hope to have a formal debate with my opponent. If you do not feel you can give adequate arguments relating to the topic please do not accept. Leave questions in the c...

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Updated 1 Week Ago

THBT protecting the enviorment is more important than developing the economy

brianjustin3709
Yassine

Hi! there are 4 rounds of this debate. Round 1: Acceptance Round 2: Arguments Round 3: Rebuttals Round 4: Closure...

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Updated 2 Days Ago

Should we replace capitalism?

AlexAnCom
Dantheawesome

Should we replace capitalism? Yes. Here I define capitalism as a system of economic organization with two central principles: 1) Private ownership of property and the means of production (fields, factories, etc).2) The accumulation of skill sets and financial capital (or money) where one dollar equals one vote in the marketplace and one unit of access to resources.Given this definition and considering the current state o...

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Updated 1 Week Ago

Guaranteed Minimum Income

thett3
WillYouMarryMe

Full resolution: The United States should begin conversion of the existing welfare structure into aguaranteed minimum income.Right now, I've made this debate impossible to accept. If you're interested, comment or PM me.Some definitions: A guaranteed minimum income is a mechanism to ensure that every citizen has enough income to live on.The existing welfare structure in the United States consists of various programs, CATO identifying at least 126[1]. It is...

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