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Whether Jews have been oppressed for the past 500 years

Leo.Messi

The Jews have been severely oppressed for the past 500 years-as I will reveal in this debate....

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26 Comments
Updated 1 Day Ago

TROLL DEBATE: opponent picks topic

Gaming_Debater

This debate should be impossible to accept. This is my first attempt at an unacceptable debate. If you accept without my approval you get an automatic loss and a "go f*ck yourself." If you would like to debate please leave a comment saying what you would like to debate and the side you will take on the topic....

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24 Comments
Updated 4 Days Ago

Gay marriage: Should it be legal?

MattDoesGML

Note: I have made this debate impossible to accept. If you, for some reason, adjust to the required settings, or are already, and accept this debate, it will result in an automatic loss. I have made it so because this is a very big topic for me, and I would like to hear all possible thoughts from the opposing groups. If you would like to debate me on this topic, say so in the comment section.Rules1. Ta...

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22 Comments
Updated 1 Day Ago

ISIS is NOT a Significant Threat to the United States of America

Hierocles

Rd. 1 - Acceptance Rd. 2 - Definitions of important terms, such as "significant" and "threat" and constructive speeches Rd. 3-4 Constructive/Rebuttals Rd. 5 Rebuttals Only Please provide credible evidence (links) for all claims. No new evidence or brand new arguments in round 5. BoP must be split....

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11 Comments
Updated 2 Days Ago

Should schools drug-test students?

MattDoesGML

This debate be impossible to accept. It is made so to give every opposition the opportunity to share their thoughts. If you want to debate me on this topic, say so in the comment section. If, for some reason, you changed your settings to adjust to the required settings of this debate and accept it, it results in an automatic loss.Rules1. If you are planning to challenge me, please take the debate serio...

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9 Comments
Updated 2 Days Ago

Perosonal privacy should be suspended when related to matters of national security

JargalmaaO

National security protects our ability to practice our rights...

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9 Comments
Updated 5 Days Ago

Instigator Elo bonus is unjustified when the opponent is chosen by instigator, post-instigation.

Blade-of-Truth

Please comment if interested in accepting the debate. If the debate is accepted without my permission, it will be an automatic loss for my opponent. Opponent will start immediately, if chosen, and pass in the final round. Failure to type in "pass" in the final round will be an automatic loss. ...

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8 Comments
Updated 1 Day Ago

Replace Welfare with the Negative Income Tax

Valladarex

After a long hiatus from this site, I'm back with a proposal that I would love to debate. Proposal: The United States federal government should replace its current welfare system, which includes 126 different means-tested programs, with a negative income tax system. Debate Structure:Round 1 will be acceptance by the opponent. Round 2 will be my full proposal introduction and arguments, and my opponent's rebuttal.Rou...

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6 Comments
Updated 2 Days Ago

Should we (P) innovate in dense, low-income areas, or should we (C) move the people out altogether?

Kwhynot

Many communities in developing countries have adapted sustainable means of building (Diebedo Francis Kere) and powering their communities (Grameen Shakti), but as cities get denser and denser, they're running extremely low on resources and room. Technology is available in developed, much less dense communities; Samso Island has a renewable energy community that produces MORE than it uses, so it goes back into the Denmark grid, and the farmers and factory workers who have shares in the power...

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5 Comments
Updated 3 Days Ago

William the Conqueror had the right to invade Britain and become King of England

Atheist-Independent

This debate will follow the premise that William I (the Conqueror) of England had a legitimate claim on the Kingdom of England and therefore had the right to invade Britain. I will take the pro side of this premise.This debate will follow a generic format with the first round being for acceptance only. I am keeping this debate impossible to accept, however I will likely open this up later on. Good luck!...

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5 Comments
Updated 18 Hours Ago