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Minimum Wage should not increase to $15

LordHelm

Resolution: The US Minimum Wage should not be raised to $15 an hour.Rules:- No Acceptence without permission.- No semantics.- Sources may be in an external link. ...

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Updated 2 Hours Ago

Resolved: On Ballance, Anarcho-Capitalism is preferable to Anarcho-Communism.

lannan13

This debate is impossible to accept. If you accept without permission then you forfeit all 7 points to me. If you wish to accept then please leave a comment. Rules First Round is terms and definitions by Pro and acceptance by Con. Second Round is for Opening arguments, NO rebuttals. Third Round is for Rebuttals. Forth Round is for Rebuttals and conclusion. No semantics, the definitions provided are the ones to be used. No trolling. BOP is shared. Minimum ELO is 2000. No Profanity...

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Updated 1 Day Ago

Whales should be the president

CaptainMax
lol101

IT IS TIME! WHEN WHALES WANT TO BECOME PRESIDENT. PRESIDENTS IS SOON GOING TO STEP DOWN FOR A PRESIDENT. NOW WHALES WANT THE STAND OF PRESIDENT! I think that whales shouldn't become the president. Because they are cursed with magic and also they like evil. So whales will turn our state to evil, which is not cool at all, because it is not. Whales are planning World Domination as for today, which is very odd. Because whales are whales. Whales lives in the ocean, and they eat fish. They can't e...

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Updated 1 Day Ago

Is our government a terrorist?

jlara00
Rami

I want to say that the reason I created this debate was to inform and also see from another person's point of view on this. We all know that some tragic things have happened not that long ago. 9/11 for example. A terrorist attack right? About 3,000 people died in that attack. But if we think back years and years ago, Didn't we bomb Afghanistan and kill more than 15,000 innocent people? Yeah it was because of the weapons of mass destruction that weren't found. And the terrorists that were neve...

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Updated 1 Day Ago

The United States Should Abolish the Federal Reserve

The_Commander
CaptainAhab

R1: Acceptance R2: Opening Arguments (no rebuttals) R3: Rebuttals R4: Defense & Conclusion (no new arguments)...

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Updated 1 Day Ago

Economic Calculation is Solved Problem

SFEcon

Resolved: There exist plausible, mathematically determinant models of economic causality exhibiting all the chaotic states and disequilibrium prices by which general input/output structures guide themselves from one Pareto optimum to another....

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Updated 2 Days Ago

Too big to fail is too short minded for longer economic growth.

Mfuss
lannan13

Definition 'Too Big To Fail': The idea that a business has become so large and ingrained in the economy that a government will provide assistance to prevent its failure. "Too big to fail" describes the belief that if an enormous company fails, it will have a disastrous ripple effect throughout the economy. [1] The argument of "Too Big to Fail", is a theorized and untested argument. Too big to fail and moral hazard walk hand in hand and when the too big to fail doctrine is set to motion moral...

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Updated 2 Days Ago

Should we be allowed to keep the confederate flag?

jlara00
ErenBalkir

People claim that the confederate flag is racist and should be taken down. Are they right? Well I believe they are wrong. Round 1: Stating why they are wrong/right. Round 2: facts that back up Round 1....

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Updated 5 Days Ago

Should the Minimum Wage increase in the United States?

SnaxAttack
ax123man

This debate is about whether or not we shoul raise the minimum wage, or not. I am on the side of "Con" where I disagree about the minimum wage increasing, and my opponent will be the opposite.Structure:1st Round: Acceptance and any needs of clarification or questions (Post in the Comment Section)2nd Round: Opening Argument (Please Keep this Argument short!)3rd and 4th Round: Rebuttals and any New Arguments you like to Add5th Round:...

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Updated 2 Weeks Ago

Corporate Tax Should be Lowered

bballcrook21
Tex-Texas

I will be arguing that Corporate Tax should in fact be lowered as to accommodate for growth as well as incentivize investment into our private sector. Rules are as follows: Round 1: Acceptance/Informal short summary of primary argument. Round 2: Statement of Opening Arguments. Round 3: Continuation of Argument and Rebuttal. Round 4: Final Rebuttal and Conclusion. Please, do not troll....

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3 Comments
Updated 2 Weeks Ago