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On balance Caucasians have a Higher IQ than African Americans

Mikal
AnDoctuir

Resolved - On balance Caucasians have a higher IQ than African Americans Terms On Balance - In general, with all things considered. On the Norm Caucasians - White People, White Skinned possibly of European Origin. IQ - intelligence quotient African Americans - an American that is African and especially of black African descent. Black people, Of or possibly born in or descent from Africa. Typically dark skin This is a pretty clear debate. No trolling, no semantics, and no...

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Updated 25 Minutes Ago

Should Schools let Kids Bring in Their Pets

ac9jg
Commondebator

Should Kids be Allowed to Bring Their Pets to School? Not many people say it's a good idea but the kids could learn a lot about their pets, and they would have fun! Should they be allowed bring their pets to school, they might get to have a class just for animals....

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Updated 37 Minutes Ago

Resolved: Theism is logical

BDPershing
That1User

Tournament Challenge, (Pro) That1User vs. BDPershing (Con) Resolved: Theism is logical Round 1. Acceptance only Round 2. Opening arguments Round 3. Counter arguments Round 4. Closing arguments & Conclusions Debate topic, Resolved: Theism is logical Theism: : "belief in the existence of a god or gods; specifically : belief in the existence of one God viewed as the creative source of the human race and the world who transcends yet is immanent in the world: -Merriam Webster logica...

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"Resolved: North Korea poses a more serious threat to United States national security than Iran."

BoggyDag
EndlessVoid

This is part of the *Official* Beginner Tournament ( http://www.debate.org/forums/debate.org/topic/56785/ ).As per the rules, first round is for acceptance only.Round 2: opening argumentsRound 3: rebuttals, possibly new argumentsRound 4: defense of original arguments, final rebuttals, no new arguments from either side...

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Team Debate :On Balance a Ban on Guns would be beneficial for the US

Mikal

Resolution - On balance a ban on guns would be beneficial for the US This is a team debate Team (Con) - Mikal - Whiteflame - 16k Adams Team (Pro) - TBD - TBD - TBD Shared BOP The Con team shall be ran from my profile, Team pro may chose to run the debate from one team members profile, or make a team debate account. Team Pro is going to argue for a complete ban on gun ownership, and we will argue the implications of said ban. As Pro is the affirmative, they shal...

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24 Comments
Updated 1 Hour Ago

Evolution (Pro) vs Creationism (Con)

hayhen13
Mike_10-4

First round is acceptance only. A forfeit is an automatic loss. 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 Creationism:the belief that the universe and living organisms originate from specific acts of divine creation, as in the biblical account, rather than by processes such as evolution

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Updated 1 Hour Ago

Team Debate: On balance it is acceptable for men to objectify women

Mikal

As promised I would do more team debates in my term to spark better debates. I have gotten so much flack for my recent debate where people "rated models". Thus I am affirming the resolution that it is alright to objectify women. Resolution - It is acceptable for men to objectify women Terms acceptable - Able to be agreed on; suitable. Defensible , acceptable objectify - Degrade to the status of a mere object. To treat (someone) as an object rather than as a person This is a...

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24 Comments
Updated 1 Hour Ago

future exist, and future is always false as by definition future is ahead of now

vi_spex
Kirraz

the future and past is information, and my imagination only happens now matter being real, the only distance that MATTERS is what's reachable by my physical body, not by my imagination future=false(belief) now=true(know) past=truth(knowledge)...

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Updated 1 Hour Ago

LeBron James is more popular than Barack Obama.

Jingle_Bombs

I will argue that LeBron James of the Cleveland Cavaliers is more popular than President Obama. Con must prove that Barack Obama is more popular than LeBron James. popular - liked, admired, or enjoyed by many people or by a particular person or group. 3,000 Character limit Rounds 1) acceptance 2) arguements 3) counter arguements 4) conclusion...

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Updated 1 Hour Ago

Contacts (pro) Vs. Glasses (con)

LatinaGirl8894

Round 1 is acceptance Rounds 2&3 are arguments and rebuttals Round 4 is rebuttals and conclusion...

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Updated 1 Hour Ago