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is cheating ever justified ?

A11
cptnind

how ever this question depends on ones moral value...to me personally cheating is never justified.it is basically an act of dishonesty to gain an advantage over other and what good is it to win through unfair means...? i ask you that if you were to select a person for your job whom would you rather choose? -A honest and hardworking person - A cheater The ancient Greek philosopher Sophocles wrote, "I would prefer even to fail with honor than win by cheating. " Moreover, Cheating successfully...

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4 Comments
Updated 16 Hours Ago

Homework Should Not Be Required

Danielle
famousdebater

Many thanks to my opponent for accepting this challenge. I'll be arguing that on balance, teachers should not assign homework. My opponent can use Round 1 for acceptance and I'll begin my contentions in R2. Thanks!...

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6 Comments
Updated 9 Hours Ago

Should school be banned?

zoomer12121
He_Needs_Some_Milk_69

Yes schools should be banned because kids don't wanna spend almost every day of their lives. They wanna play and have fun! Right?!...

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1 Comments
Updated 15 Hours Ago

Should schools have band?

Debater111
dsjpk5

Success in society, of course, is predicated on success in school. Any music teacher or parent of a music student can call to mind anecdotes about effectiveness of music study in helping children become better students. Skills learned through the discipline of music, these stories commonly point out, transfer to study skills, communication skills, and cognitive skills useful in every part of the curriculum. Another common variety of story emphasizes the way that the discipline of music study " p...

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8 Comments
Updated 3 Days Ago

how come there are such dramatic differenes in clothing expectations for boys and girl?

sarrahkw
harrytruman

if guys can wear whatever they want to wear is school so should girls.......

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Updated 1 Day Ago

Is it better to change school timing for students not to wake up early?

Knowledge18
Castochi

Some Students are tired of waking up early because they are not interested in some subjects...

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Updated 9 Hours Ago

usefulness of history for us

lord_megatron
Galenodo

Learning history isn't useful for us as times change and the old mistakes of the gone can become the correct decisions of the now. Also, as none of us are political leaders on debate.org, I don't see the reason for us to learn history. What do I care if Hitler killed some Jews? Hitler's dead, how is he going to help me?...

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1 Comments
Updated 20 Hours Ago

Liberal arts are more important than STEM.

jscher
officialkwade

R1: Acceptance R2: Main arguments R3: Counter argument R4: Rebuttals and closing statements STEM: Science, Technology, Engineering, Math Liberal Arts: Social Sciences, Humanities, Performing Arts...

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3 Comments
Updated 1 Day Ago

why we should have ipads in school

crustycypres5
Raised_Right

we should there will be more moving around if you have a pencel and paper and it would reduce the amount of trees chopped down each year....

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Updated 1 Day Ago

Should zoos be banned or abolished?

Dark_Soul943
jscher

I feel that zoos should not be abolished, and therefore, I am taking the con side of the argument.1. Zoos save animals from extinction, and they reproduce the endangered animals so that they can release them into the wild later. Zoos also provide a safe environment for many endangered animals. In the wild many of these animals would die because of illnesses, hunting, and starvation. Without zoos caring and breeding the endangered species of the black rhino, they would have been...

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2 Comments
Updated 1 Day Ago