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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 8 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 8 Years Ago

This house believes that the wire tapping of journalists is justified.

larztheloser
Stephen_Hawkins

Full resolution:This house believes that the wire tapping of journalists is justified.Rules:6000 chars3 days per round3 rounds to make your caseOpening round is for acceptanceNormal parliamentry debate rules apply insofar as DDO will accommodate themVoting rules:Please don't spam votePlease don't award points for sources unless sources are specifically requested by eith...

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Updated 5 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 5 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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Updated 5 Years Ago

Water pollution is inevitable and we should not waste money trying to prevent it.

RandomName
AWroot.b33r

My high school current events class discussed several questions and this question seem to split the classroom in half. I think there is a good reason to keep trying to reduce water pollution. Bring it on....

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Updated 5 Years Ago

People should be allowed to carry guns with them.

Andrew_Hennin
unknownamous

The first round is for the laying down and acceptance of the match rules. The second round is for saying our opinion and reasoning. The third round is for arguments against the opinions. The fourth round is for the summary and closing statements. If my opponent chooses to accept the challenge, these are the rules we shall follow....

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Updated 4 Years Ago

Resolved: Disney World ought to continue hosting gay days.

ScarletGhost4396
whyt3nn3rdy

First round acceptance....

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Updated 4 Years Ago

The Pen is Mightier than the Sword

ObiWan
joshuaXlawyer

True, This! -Beneath the rule of men entirely great,The pen is mightier than the sword. BeholdThe arch-enchanters wand! - itself a nothing! -But taking sorcery from the master-handTo paralyse the Caesars, and to strikeThe loud earth breathless! - Take away the sword -States can be saved without it!- From Richelieu; Or the Conspiracy, By Edward Bulwer-Lytton, 1839Resolution: That the use of diplomacy,...

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Updated 4 Years Ago

Death Penalty

Yunior4life
logicalrobot

In such a modern society, why do we still have this "eye for an eye" mentality? We've come along way since Himmurabi's code and anger infused revenge. Why are we sending the message "Okay, you killed one of us, now we must kill you"? First Round: Acceptence. :)...

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Updated 4 Years Ago