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The Soviet Union was the primary reason for the Allies victory in the Second World War

Atheist-Independent

I'll fill this out later. Please post comments if you are interested....

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20 Comments
Updated 17 Hours Ago

Europe is Superior to the U.S

Emilrose
donald.keller

Interest may be shown in comments. First round acceptance. Note to any potential takers that I am ar...

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40 Comments
Updated 16 Hours Ago

eye spy! should governments install surveillance cameras in public places?

cody57
ColeTrain

hello government should be considered stalker they have over 600 security cameras in Baltimore. government why are you stalking us so much I feel like I'm always being watched everyday from when I go to the mall, the store or even in my car so stalker much stupid government stop watching us so much its so annoying. By the way where is our privacy we have no privacy when we go anywhere anymore....

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4 Comments
Updated 1 Day Ago

Should the US put prisoners in Solitary confinement

kenny_s
la_mun3ca158

1) Solitary confinement is s a form of imprisonment in which a prisoner is isolated from any human contact, though often with the exception of members of prison staff. 2) Solitary confinement helps insure the safety of the correctional officers. Day in and day out these correctional officers have to deal with dangerous criminals who have nothing to lose, for the especially dangerous ones it is a must that they be locked away for 23 hours of the day. 3) It helps insure the safety of the inm...

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Updated 59 Minutes Ago

Democrat and liberal policies have hurt the black community

Capitalism
gannon260

It is a well recorded fact an overwhelming majority of the African-American population consider themselves democrats. This begs the question: has the policies pushed by the Democratic Party and those left of the political spectrum actually helped to advance the black community? "Advance" and "helped" are broad terms, so it is up to pro/con to explain the ways certain policies have helped or hurt whether it be socially, economically or otherwise. Rules of the debate are simple: no troll...

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7 Comments
Updated 18 Hours Ago

WAR DEBATE: The United States of America (Pro) vs. Selected Country (Con)

Gabe1e
Hylian_3000

This is my 3rd war debate, I have gone 1 win and 1 loss so far. One was due to concession, and I wish to have another.Rules:1. Use this source ONLY, (http://www.globalfirepower.com/) due to the confusion on the amount of troops, AFVs, etc. that I have had in the past with people. You can suggest another source, however, but I will need to look it over.2. Each country's turn will be a...

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27 Comments
Updated 17 Hours Ago

Gay Marriage should be legalized

Wylted
Danielle

Danielle and I are both from America so for the sake of simplicity this is in reference to American policy. Nobody below 2500 ELO can vote on this debate. The reason is to eliminate some bias which is always present in issues like this while being as inclusive as possible with the voting. Danielle feel free to start arguments in first round and pass in last or to just accept...

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81 Comments
Updated 4 Days Ago

Bluesteel v. Mikal, Resolved: The US should adopt a ban on assault weapons similar to Australia's.

bluesteel
Mikal

First round acceptance only. BOP is shared....

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118 Comments
Updated 3 Weeks Ago

Resolved: Just governments ought to require that employers pay a living wage.

ColeTrain
Zaradi

I am against the government implementing a living wage ordinance. Please accept this debate only if you will take it seriously. Further, anyone who wishes to debate must understand that a living wage will replace the minimum wage for full time workers. Due to requests to do so, I will now provide definitions as to what each important word in the resolution means.Just: ...

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27 Comments
Updated 2 Days Ago

True Communism as defined by Marx's theory can ever exist

mbryan90
lolwhy

By definition of the Marx theory - Communism can simply never exist. The Marx theory portrays a Communist utopia which can never work in society. It is ludicrous to believe that full Communism has/or will ever exist....

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1 Comments
Updated 1 Day Ago