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Karl Marx > Adam Smith

CountCheechula
Jack.Jameswood1

I will argue that Karl Marx was a better economist, sociologist, and a more revolutionary person than Adam Smith AKA "Father of Economics" creator of the 'invisible hand'. 1st Round Acceptance Thanks!...

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5 Comments
Updated 6 Hours Ago

Resolved: Minimum wages in the United States should be raised to ensure the welfare of its people

gatermouth200
williamfoote

The first round is to introduce yourself and your side on this argument. There shall be no evidence or arguments in the first round. I am Gatermouth, and I believe the minimum wage should be raised. I hope my opponent accepts this challenge....

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2 Comments
Updated 9 Hours Ago

should i be allowed to wear a camera for mine and others safety

jamesmatheson
Badman

should i be allowed to wear a camera that can be seen online and have someone watch online if it will: stop crime, give a better educations, stop child abduction allow people to use drugs safely and provide protection to all people My question is who will watch online to offer protection to the people...

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2 Comments
Updated 9 Hours Ago

Should Unicorns be able to farm? Part 2

kroshka12
firefish12

Last time we did this debate, it was two years ago and I won, of course. but now we're back to finally settle this important argument. This is only an acceptance round. To accept this debate, please resound to this. The challenge is on....

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3 Comments
Updated 10 Hours Ago

Is gambling really a "victimless" crime?

gettgot
Jonbonbon

I feel that gambling is an individual's choice and that it truly is a victimless crime....

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2 Comments
Updated 17 Hours Ago

Globalization is good for us

dmmwanzi
Mehul555

Globalization has changed the World- it has literally impacted the way we live! This is because it has led to a dramatic growth in international trade (exports and imports). Hereby, more countries have access to products which before were unavailable. Moreover, firms now have the opportunity to expand their markets beyond one country, which exponentially increases the amount of potential customers available to them. Lastly, due to globalization the World has in a way become much smaller with p...

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1 Comments
Updated 1 Day Ago

Capitalism.

a_mysterious_stranger
ElectricLady

What is Capitalism?An economic and political system in which a country's trade and industry are controlled by private owners for profit, rather than by the state.----I am pro/for Capitalism, my opponent will be against Capitalism. ---...

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11 Comments
Updated 1 Day Ago

Capitalism is dying

geothermal
Domr

Capitalism as we know it is dying.1st Round is acceptance.Pro will argue that capitalism is dying.Con will argue that capitalism is not dying.Capitalism Definition (Investopedia)A system of economics based on the private ownership of capital and production inputs, and on the production of goods and services for profit. The production of goods and services is based on supply and demand in the general market (market economy...

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2 Comments
Updated 1 Day Ago

Should the US protect services from foreign competition?

tspence
MonetaryOffset

Should the US protect (certain) services from foreign competition? Which services would you say should be protected, which are succeeding and why?...

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Updated 1 Day Ago

Is Capitalism an Inherently Exploitative System

MaesterAemon
Emilirose

Capitalism- An economic and political system in which a country"s trade and industry are controlled by private owners for profit Exploitative - describing the treatment of someone unfairly in order to benefit from their work....

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3 Comments
Updated 2 Days Ago