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The US should legalize most drugs

tejretics
kasmic

Full resolution: The United States should legalize most drugs for recreational use. Pro's BOP is to show that, on balance, the US should legalize most drugs. Con's BOP is to show that the US should *not* legalize most drugs (without arguments like "end the War on Drugs but keep some drugs illegal anyway"). First round is for acceptance. No new arguments in the final round. "Recreational use" refers to "use without medical justification." Selected judges: YYW, Thett, F-16, FT, Daniell...

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Updated 17 Hours Ago

Which part is better, Republicans or Democratic?

SorenR
Julien_Aponte

repubelicans...

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Updated 4 Hours Ago

Are feminist facts actually truthful? Or are they just lies?

nes2704
Kauldwin

I believe in complete, feminism is completely against the rights of men, they simply pull out facts that have been debunked countless times, and have been disproved by many opposing viewpoints, their are several myths that feminism spews out a lot. such include the 1 in 5 myth, the wage gap, and catcalling. These are the three main things I see feminism talk about, I will then explain in brief how these are all completely wrong and should be shut down immediately without any questioning. Let's s...

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Updated 13 Hours Ago

the lizard

thehighandmighty111
izzymcfizzy981

its my lizard...

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Updated 3 Hours Ago

Is British Raj was good for India before revolt of 1857 ?

ptraj
lord_megatron

I think British came India for their benefit but also they were doing better for India before 1857 e.g. they abolished the great curse in India "Sati Pratha"....

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Updated 8 Hours Ago

Hillary to jail

yish
LaxOnIce421

Hilary Clinton should go to jail because of many suspicious and illegal actions.she took part in the killing of eleven people during the Benghazi attacks. In the constitution it says that you may not take bribes from other countrys.she took three billion dollars from Yemen,omen,Morocco and Saudi Arabia....

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Updated 5 Hours Ago

Resolved: The US Federal Government should raise the federal minimum wage to $15 an hour

blamonkey
andrewz61

Rules 1. No trolling 2. Please keep some sort of format when responding 3. BOP is shared 4. 1st round is a constructive speech round Definitions

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Updated 3 Hours Ago

Is the U.S. the Most Powerful Country in the World?

sa1732
Shadow-Wright

Yes the United States of America is indeed the most powerful country in the world. It controls Europe and most of Asia with it's military might. With nato and the UN backing up the states no matter the situation. The only true opponent to their military and economic might would be the Russian Federation....

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Do You Think the US Government Is Corrupt?

Strategizer
julia.rutland

Our government has many flaws, sadly many people don't see that. There have been many incidents of government abusing its power and over stepping its supposed boundaries. I would face an opponent who is either very knowledgeable on this subject or one who is not very knowledgeable. My beginning question is, how come so many people are blind to the corruption in our government? How is this possible? Could the government be perfectly fine? I think not....

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Updated 1 Day Ago

Income tax (pro) or sales tax (con)?

Kescarte_DeJudica
lyokowarri0r

In this debate, I will attempt to argue and prove that the federal government should switch from an income tax to a sales tax. My opponent will be taking the side that the government should keep an income tax, whether it be sticking with the current progressive, bracketed system, or switching to a flat tax. Definitions: Sales tax- a tax the government charges on the sale of items. Income tax- a tax the government charges on the recipient of income Rules: 1. No trolling (bringing up...

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