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Quebec Separatism

comport
Buyhers86

I feel that as a self-proclaimed minority, Quebec is taking advantage of the rest of the Canadian provinces, they use our federal government's money, they are given all the same health benefits, and they are in most cases admired by English-speaking Canadians. Maritimers often journey out to the great city of Montreal, to vacation and embrace the French culture. Meanwhile the Francophone are loathing the Anglophones, and wishing they could be rid of us, and rely on themselves rather then the Can...

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Updated 7 Years Ago

This house believes people's privacy is threatened by current trends is Internet media

Georgia
FlareGlare

With many people in today's society going online and making friends it is not threatening our privacy as we have the choice to add friends, show our face book, myspace pictures and profile. With even pages to report people. Also we are warned about this on tv at school and we only go online to chat to friends and meet friends friends....

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Updated 7 Years Ago

Judicial Activism in the United States is unjust.

Fazwe
Ninja_Tru

I thank my opponent for accepting this debate and I hope its a good debate. Definitions: Judicial activism-the act of replacing an impartial interpretation of existing law with the judge's personal feelings about what the law should be en.wiktionary.org/wiki/judicial_activism Unjust-Not fair, just or right en.wiktionary.org/wiki/unjust 1. Contradicts the essence of Democracy A personal interpretation of the law done by Supreme Court judges (Judicial Activism) can be viewed as proa...

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Updated 6 Years Ago

Should parents allow their children to choose their own careers

ankitaahirwar
fergie1

I'm for the motion..... Yes, Parents should allow their children to choose their career because they know well in which field they are good....

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Updated 4 Years Ago

Difficulty in developing of alternative energy sources

goldman
DebateIsTheEssenceOfLife

Global warming is threatening our life, natural environment and modern civilization these days. Many countries and communities of the world are seriously tackling in developing new energy sources like solar, wind and atomic energies. However, I believe their efforts and endeavours are facing serious and difficult problems to promote for the introduction of new alternative energy sources replacing with fossile energies. I hope someone who is interested in this problem accept this debate....

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Updated 4 Years Ago

Current LD debate topic

QT
iTzDanneh

Resolved: It is morally permissible for victims to use deadly force as a deliberate response to repeated domestic violence. The first round will be only for accepctance. This debate will take place in LD format. Both debaters must offer a value, criterion and necessary definitions. Arguments may include either data or clear philosophical warrants....

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3 Comments
Updated 4 Years Ago

blonds, reds or brunets

big_boy_1
BangBang-Coconut

blonds are the best if anyone has anything to say ill debate against you...

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6 Comments
Updated 4 Years Ago

Gay Marriage Should be Legalized in the UK

Kieran182
Telanian

Why not? Who does legalizing gay marriage negatively affect? The only people it affects are gay couples who want to get married and it affects them in a positive way; therefore there is no reason why it shouldn't be legalized....

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Updated 4 Years Ago

Abortion

lighth0us3
Telanian

Hey I'd just like to say before I start that I'm a beginner, only 14 so please go easy on me :P But I must confess I am pretty good at arguing so I discovered this site and decided to give it a try. I mean, why not? Abortion : the deliberate termination of a human pregnancy, most often performed during the first 28 weeks of pregnancy. (according to the dictionary). Pt1) Abortion is murder Picture a young girl named Lily. Imagine her holding out a gun and murdering someone. This was done...

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Updated 4 Years Ago

Homosexuality should be treated the same as heterosexuality.

jd325494523
Zaradi

The first round will simply be for acceptance, although I do have a few requirements before the debate starts. -Lincoln-Douglas format: Value/Criterion, All contentions must be tied back to value. -Definitions -Good grammar (please.) -Statistics I will allow my opponent to use the bible as a source. This is a topic I feel strongly about, so unless you are serious about this debate, do not accept. I wish my opponent the best of luck....

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8 Comments
Updated 4 Years Ago