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Resolved: The United States Federal Government should return to the Gold Standard.

lannan13

This debate is impossible to accept, if you wish to accept then please apply in the comments section. If you find a way to accept without my approval, it will result in your automatic forfeiture of the debate. RulesFirst Round is Rules and definitions by Con, Opening arguments by Pro.Second round is Con's Opening Arguments and Pro's rebuttals. Third round is for Con's Rebuttals, and Pro's final arguments.Forth Round is for Con's...

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6 Comments
Updated 10 Hours Ago

The USFG should reinstate the Glass- Steagall Act.

Peepette
OreosAreCool

**Unique Topics Tournament** Pro will argue that the GSA should be reinstated, CON that it should not. Rules: No forfeits

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0 Comments
Updated 21 Hours Ago

we should return to the gold standard

harrytruman
devinator534

google docs are not a violation of conduct....

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15 Comments
Updated 2 Days Ago

Summer Regular Tournament - Welfare should end in the U.S

OreosAreCool
That1User

Resolution is:Resolved: Welfare should end in the U.SI will be arguing for the resolution, my opponent will be arguing against it.Definition of Welfare: a government program for poor or unemployed people that helps pay for their food, housing, medical costs, etc. (taken from Merriam-Webster)BoP is sharedR1: AcceptanceR2: ArgumentsR3: RebuttalsR4: ConclusionRules:- No Kritiks or semant...

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1 Comments
Updated 2 Days Ago

The Gold Standard should be reestablished

harrytruman
CharlesGrey

Google docs are not a violation of conduct...

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Updated 5 Days Ago

Wealth redistributed

Bluecoffe
LaL36

inequality has been increasing in America for a while. which isn't necessarily a problem as long as growth in the economy increases with it. So even though the rich people are getting a bigger share of the wealth as long it theirs more wealth to go around we will all benefit. However growth hasn't been strong especially these last few year with the great recession and slow growth rates. ill argue that some measures to redistribute wealth should be taken....

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6 Comments
Updated 6 Days Ago

Should McDonald's go out of business

Drago31
SJM

I believe that McDonald should go out of business! I have 3 reasons why: 1. Aggressive targeting of kids through McDonald's toys and marketing 2. Between 1995 and 2000, McDonald's monopoly sweepstakes was rigged, making it nigh impossible to win prizes. 3. McDonald's dismal wages contribute to a poverty rate of 16.7% among United States fast food workers. EVIDENCE: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=UocgrWQhNOM Are you still lovin' it?...

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Updated 1 Week Ago

Should Donald Trump become President

otogun
RonaldTrumpkin

Donald Trump should not become president for many reasons. For one, his political ideals match those of a dictator, he has on many occasions complimented the accomplishments and achievements of the tyrannical leader Kim jong un. Not to mention this disappointment of a man is openly racist making claims like, " Mexicans are killers, drug dealers, and some are good". How can we achieve equality in America having him as our president when we know he will only see the good and care for the bettermen...

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7 Comments
Updated 2 Weeks Ago

Does Raising The Minimum Wage To $15 Help?

Joey888
spencercrat123

In this debate, my opponent and I will argue on whether raising the minimum wage helps. For the first round, my opponent will accept the debate. For Rounds 2-5, my opponent and I will place down our arguments and rebuttals....

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4 Comments
Updated 2 Weeks Ago

Should Race Be An Option Put On Job Resume and School Test?

TrinitHall.o
TBJ

We've all had a time in out lives where we had to bubble in our race on school test or select race on job resumes that gave us no choice otherwise but my question for you today is should such practices be ban if so /no not Why?...

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4 Comments
Updated 2 Weeks Ago