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Capitalism is the best economic system.

MysteriumRevelatum
Overhead

Full Resolution: Capitalism, while imperfect and flawed, is the best major economic system. Rules: 1. First round is for acceptance. Second is for opening arguments. Third for rebuttals and conclusions. 2. By accepting the debate, Con agrees to the following definitions: Capitalism- the economic system based on private ownership of the means of production, and their operation for profit. Best- creating the best quality of life for the most people Major- consistently included in...

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Updated 26 Minutes Ago

Minimum wages lead to unemployment

Jackie_Hi
amomar

This debate will be about how minimum wage affects unemployment, and about how minimum wage laws really affect the ones they're meant to help. Whoever my opponent is, I look forward to an enriching and meaningful debate. The only rules are not to troll, forfeit, or insult your opponent. Here's how the debate will be structured: Round 1: Acceptance Round 2: Pro's opening argument, Con's rebuttal. Round 3: Con's argument, Pro's rebuttal. Round 4: Pro's rebuttal to rebuttal, closing p...

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Updated 12 Hours Ago

Resolved: When observed on a macroeconomic scale, the gender wage gap does not exist.

lannan13

This debate is impossible to accept, if you wish to accept, then please apply in the comments section or you may wish to feel free to PM me your request. If you accept without my permission, then you shall automatically forfeit the debate.ResolutionResolved: When observed on a macroeconomic scale, the gender wage gap does not exist. Rules1. No forfeits2. Citations should be provided in the text of the deb...

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1 Comments
Updated 1 Hour Ago

DDO Olympics: Abolish The Minimum Wage

NoCoolNameNate
Bob13

Preface This is a debate for the DDO Olympics, individual tournament bracket B. Full Topic Resolved: The US ought to abolish both federal and state minimum wages Rules 1. No forfeits 2. Citations should be provided in the text of the debate 3. No new arguments in the final round 4. Be civil 5. No trolling 6. 7. Do not question rule 6 8. For all undefined terms, individuals should use commonplace understandings that fit within the logical context of the resolution and thi...

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3 Comments
Updated 17 Hours Ago

The USFG should reinstate the Glass- Steagall Act.

Peepette
OreosAreCool

**Unique Topics Tournament** Pro will argue that the GSA should be reinstated, CON that it should not. Rules: No forfeits

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2 Comments
Updated 1 Month Ago

Is the Wage gap real?

TheRealBatman
Marky25

The Wage gap..... is it real? Modern third wave feminists and leftists have convinced that the wage gap between genders exist. The belief states that for every dollar a man makes in a job, for the exact same job, the woman would make around 66 cents, based on an average made across the United States. Firstly, the way the data is obtained is extremely flawed. An average then used to compare specific jobs around the world, which doesn't take into account occupation, hours worked, position, a...

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3 Comments
Updated 2 Weeks Ago

Why News Papers are bad in this era

wickedcody123
kyleflanagan97

for people who say recycle people say recycle only saves around 14 tress and 4 billions tress cut down Google it ----------------------- for the idiots that say what about people without Internet blame it on the fleking govemnt that too lazy to fix there stuff plus face book and good getting that fixed ------------------- for thows people who say what about the old people well in world war 1 and 2 they fighten for our freedom we should give them thanks but not hold back techolgys that...

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1 Comments
Updated 1 Week Ago

Summer Regular Tournament - Welfare should end in the U.S

OreosAreCool
That1User

Resolution is:Resolved: Welfare should end in the U.SI will be arguing for the resolution, my opponent will be arguing against it.Definition of Welfare: a government program for poor or unemployed people that helps pay for their food, housing, medical costs, etc. (taken from Merriam-Webster)BoP is sharedR1: AcceptanceR2: ArgumentsR3: RebuttalsR4: ConclusionRules:- No Kritiks or semant...

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7 Comments
Updated 4 Weeks Ago

Does Communism Work?

Mr_Riley
RedArmyUnited

I personally am not extremely familiar on this debate topic and I would like to see what other have to say about it. Based on what I know I would say I learn more against it....

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Updated 2 Weeks Ago

we should return to the gold standard

harrytruman
devinator534

google docs are not a violation of conduct....

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22 Comments
Updated 1 Month Ago