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History Debate!

sengejuri

This will be a debate about a historical topic. This debate is impossible to accept, so write your proposed topic in the comments and I'll invite the person with the best proposal to debate. Please include all definitions and assumptions you'd like to use in your comment. No WWII topics please. Structure will be as follows: Round 1: acceptance only, no arguments Round 2: Opening statements for each side (no rebuttals allowed) Round 3: Rebuttals and additional arguments Round 4: Final rebu...

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5 Comments
Updated 7 Hours Ago

should kids wear uniforms

emaca
Fummy

kids should wear uniforms? that is nonsence...

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0 Comments
Updated 12 Hours Ago

The Christian God is unconditionally loving

Theunkown
CheetoGo

I argue that if the Christian god does exist, his love is not unconditional, that is to say that he will love anyone and everyone, but with conditions. Round 1 is acceptance (also inform us about your beleifs on religion and god) No New arguments in the final round. Don't argue that Christian god does not exist (we are not debating that), if you are a someone from another religion or an atheist (like me) then pretend that the christian god does exist. I would prefer if a Christian accept...

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1 Comments
Updated 1 Day Ago

Does God exist ?

TheCuriousAustin1715
CheetoGo

I believe that God does not exist because if he/she does then why would it create skeptics? Why would God want me to doubt his existence ? If i am His creation then why would he want me to not believe in Him? And the only conceivable way to grasp his existence is through faith. Faith itself is a concept that is built on trust but as an atheist how can i trust in an entity that has no proof of existence....

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4 Comments
Updated 22 Hours Ago

Evolution is not the best scientific model for the origin of species

Jellon
Mike_10-4

Definitions: -Evolution: the process by which different kinds of living organisms are thought to have developed and diversified from earlier forms during the history of the earth. -Scientific Model: a physical, conceptual, or mathematical representation of a real phenomenon that may be used to explain and predict the behaviour of real objects or systems and are used in a variety of scientific disciplines, ranging from physics and chemistry to ecology and the Earth sciences. (http://www.brita...

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27 Comments
Updated 8 Hours Ago

Revised Christian rap battle: Truth_seeker vs. JasperFrancisShickadance

Truth_seeker
JasperFrancisShickadance

http://www.debate.org/debates/Christian-rap-battle-Truth-seeker-vs.-JasperFrancisShickadance/1/ A rematch to this battle, but it will be judged. Both of us will simply repost our lyrics over. You can change your lyrics and/or write more if you want. Voting Criteria: Conduct - No forfeits, not really going to count Conduct. Convincing arguments will be judged on the following: 1) Bar length - In my opinion, every line should be the same length. Were each rappers too short or to...

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3 Comments
Updated 9 Hours Ago

The Kalam Cosmological Argument is unsound

UchihaMadara

1. First round for acceptance2. No new arguments in the final round3. The debate should be impossible to accept. Finding a way to accept without permission will result in an automatic loss for Con. If you would like to accept, please say so in the comments section, and I will challenge you in a week or so.4. By accepting the debate, Con agrees to use the following definition(s)Kalam Cosmologica...

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17 Comments
Updated 22 Hours Ago

The death penalty should be abolished

republicofdhar
Mopi

Welcome, Mopi! I chanced upon one of your previous debates and I felt that your opponent missed out on several points of importance. For that reason, I would like to invite you to a debate on this topic, with you taking the same position of abolition of the law, that you had taken the previous time. The structure of the debate would be as follows: Round 1 - Acceptance Round 2 - Opening Arguments Round 3 - Rebuttals and Counter-Arguments Round 4 - Defence of Opening Arguments Round 5 -...

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0 Comments
Updated 1 Hour Ago

"Portrayal of Teenager's Body Image on Media wields more Negative than Positive Effects." Discuss

Ants

The media sets an unrealistic expectation on body image for teenagers. Most fashion industries utilize media to garner viewership and consumership on their products. Industries select models based on their physical apearances to promote their product. This is usually done by editing the photographs to make men look bigger and women smaller, most of the time these are unreal and false figures that viewers are deceived into believing. For example, the recent controversy that Target edited an image...

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0 Comments
Updated 3 Hours Ago

DDD's 30th debate: Physical Education SHOULD be a requirement in schools

dynamicduodebaters
UchihaMadara

INTRODUCTIONl can’t believe it has been 30 debates! Anyways, On to the debate! The resolution is “Physical Education should be a requirement in schools” I am pro, or for this resolution. IMPORTANT THING...

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8 Comments
Updated 3 Hours Ago