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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 4 Years Ago

Should Drinking age be lowered

valcarcelm
CousinVinny92

I believe drinking age should be lowered to 18. First round acceptance....

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Updated 1 Year Ago

The individual does not have free will, everything is pre-determined.

JOhn_D.5ilver
Glorious_Leader

Round one will be the arguments of my opponent.Round two will be my arguments against that of my opponent.Remaining rounds will be further debate on this topic....

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Updated 1 Year Ago

Opinions on Same-Sex relationships for a Persuasive Speech Assignment?

lilycup14
that_dude_gb

Basically, I'm writing a Persuasive speech for Speech class, and I was thinking for 2 of my database sources I could use some opinions from you people of Debate.org, with or against the idea of Gays, and Gay marriage. I think it would be a cool and creative idea to cite you in my speech. So any opinions are appreciated. Thanks....

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Updated 10 Months Ago

Gift Returning

TheDarkMuffin
Dann

This debate will be arguing about whether or not it should be widely socially acceptable to return materials gifted to someone through a present back to where the materials were bought from.I, as Pro, will be arguing that we SHOULD be able to, whether with or without external consent, be able to return a gift without resulting negative sanctions being generally appropriate.My opponent, as

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Updated 11 Months Ago

Parental license should take effect

nightchanger
bburli

Children by most societies. are being prioritized when it comes to protection. when children are being brought to day cares parents want to know the reputation of the place. when you adopt a child you are being checked if you are qualified in having the child. And when a child is being abused most people in the right mind will have the great urge to help the child. Biological parents when bringing offspring affect the child during the pregnancy phase, thus can be abused and be disordered in...

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Updated 10 Months Ago

Were the atomic bombs of Hiroshima and Nagasaki morally justifiable?

bigdanny27
TheDarkMuffin

i believe that the bombings of Hiroshima and Nagasaki were not justifiable as we may not be living as North Americans today if those bombings were prevented....

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Updated 10 Months Ago

Dogs are mans best friends

Ligarc7
PenelopeGrammer

Dogs.They are loyal, fun, playful and perfect for anyone. Dogs have earned this title of mans best friend simply by being a best friend. Many people say dogs are too loud. There are lots of species that don't bark at all. Some may also say that cats are mans best friend, but more people are allergic to cats than dogs, they sense your feelings so they can make you feel better and cats think they are just the kings. Dogs really are mans best friends and anyone who disagrees should adopt a dog too....

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Updated 10 Months Ago

hindi shall be made the official language of india.

ilma
kissmyreBUTTal

hindi shall be made the official language of india because 80% of the citizens of india are from agricultural background and mostly resides in villages where hindi is spoken and understood. by making any other language or english as the official language of india, we ourselves are making the language hindi inferior to another language. the main reason why hindi is to be chosen as to be the official language is not because it is commonly spoken but because it has a connection with indian histor...

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Updated 8 Months Ago

Women have no right to commit paternity fraud

TruthIsTrash
amy9989

Hello, brothers. This is a simple debate. Feminists believe that women have got the right to commit paternity fraud. According to Melanie McDonagh, she says that DNA tests violate a woman's right to choose who the daddy is and that a woman has the right to commit paternity fraud. Feminist groups have gotten DNA tests banned in France, Germany, and Australia. If a man dares to find out the paternity of his "child", he is jailed and fined. These women and their governments think that women have a...

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Updated 8 Months Ago