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I am the only individual in existence with free will.

TheJuniorVarsityNovice
Furyan5

Resolved: One can rationally support the claim that they are the only individual in exsistence with free will.=================================================================

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151 Comments
Updated 1 Day Ago

Presidential Campaign Simulation Democrat v Republican

Douglas_MacArthur
Jcmiamiu7

Alright, since I have received multiple applicants for this debate, I will elaborate a bit more.THE RUNNING MATE WILL BE A MEMBER OF THIS SITE WHO SHARES YOUR IDEALS.This will be a simulation of a presidential debate. I will be representing a liberal, democratic presidential candidate, and Con will be representing the party/ideology of their choice. I will choose my running mate, and announce them, and Con will do the same...

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21 Comments
Updated 14 Hours Ago

Will 3D Bio-Printing Revolutionise Healthcare?

barryq
dsjpk5

Bioprinting (or biological printing) is older than many people think, but in 2D cell culturing, not 3D. The essence of new 3D printing is that it is an additive manufacturing process that builds layer upon layer until the final product is completed. And yes, 3D bioprinting is similar, but instead of using a feedstock such as plastic or metal to make tools or iPhone covers, the bioprinter uses live human cells. One of the future visions for 3D bioprinting is to make transplant organs and is b...

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Updated 7 Hours Ago

On Balance, the British Conquest of Native American Lands was Justified

Varrack
Genghis_Khan

This debates encompasses the time period of British/American conquest of what is now the mainland United States, starting from the landing at Plymouth in 1620 and on. DefinitionsOn Balance - with all things considered; overall.

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106 Comments
Updated 7 Hours Ago

Should cell phones be permitted in school

Hamlind
banana1234

I believe cell phones should be permitted in school because students could use them for educational purposes, to ward off boredom during free periods, and for safety. With the variety of educational apps available, technology in the classroom is an effective teaching/learning tool. Most students carry their cell phones anyway. Why not utilize them within the classroom learning environment positively. Many school districts do not have the funds available to provided computers or tablets for e...

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11 Comments
Updated 17 Hours Ago

Can Intelligent Alien Life Forms Exist in our Universe?

ArgumentativeMan
mostlogical

For the purpose of the argument: Aliens - A species of extraterrestrial beings that possesses consciousness and are intelligent enough contact humans. Consciousness - The trait of being aware of one's surroundings. Intelligence - The ability to acquire and apply knowledge and skills. I will be arguing that there is a high probability that aliens of the type I've described above exist in this Universe. Anyone willing to argue that aliens probably don't exist in our Universe, feel fre...

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Updated 2 Hours Ago

Is there a God?

Spekx
ThreePointOneFour

This first round will be an acceptance round and arguments for this round will not be accepted. I would ask that any opponent who accepts argues the reasons why there is no God through reason and known science (sources must be cited). I want a respectful debate void of mudslinging and name calling, a debate that focuses on the known facts and pure reason....

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0 Comments
Updated 7 Hours Ago

Rap Battle

dxdre
vuwij

Rap battle plain and simple....

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3 Comments
Updated 7 Hours Ago

Resolved: The United States Should Abolish the Death Penalty

16kadams
Mikal

Select winner. 2k. I am going to literally copy and paste Roy's stuff cause it fits well. "The death penalty, i.e. capital punishment, is "execution of an offender sentenced to death after conviction by a court of law of a criminal offense." [1. http://www.merriam-webster.com...] Currently 32 states and the Federal government have a death penalty. [2. http://www.deathpenaltyinfo.org...]. ... In this debate I will argue that a death penalty should be maintained as part of the U.S...

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24 Comments
Updated 14 Hours Ago

Most likely, God does not exist.

Gabe1e
tylergraham95

tylergraham95 has accepted. Hello, Gabe1e here. This a religious based debate, here's how it is set up. Message me to accept!Round 1: Pro: RulesCon: Con can accept or bring his arguments out right away.Round 2:Pro: Rebuttal/Arguments or just arguments depending on what Con does in...

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28 Comments
Updated 1 Day Ago