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The death penalty should be abolished

Anastasia4368

We live in a world where there are certain moral absolutes that have to be enforced. One of these absolutes is the sacredness of human life. Anyone that takes human lives or gravely threatens its existence, therefore, should be dealt the harshest punishment we can conceive of death. Moral values do not exist on their own, they have to be promoted and supported by society at large. In modern and civilized societies the supporters of capital death have decreased in number. Critics view the death...

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Does life begin at implantation?

KJVPrewrather

Implantation is when the fertilized egg implants to the mother. Con will go first....

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Should People be more focused on this life or the next?

Amira_a
Anastasia4368

If people focus on the afterlife, rather than this life, life will be given a purpose. Every action we make would go towards this eternal afterlife....

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The United States needs to cut Military Aid to Israel and recognize Palestine

lukert11
dinosuairs

The United States is currently supplying 3.9 Billion Dollars to the Government of Israel. This money is going towards a military which violates the inalienable human rights which the Palestinians are given by international law, and is also going towards the formation of a second Apartheid. The War Crimes committed by the Israeli defense are extreme, and uncalled for. The government claims these crimes are for their own self defense. Self-defense, as determined by Article 51 of the UN Charter, ap...

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Threatening Speech Is Free Speech

uberslammer36
Snax

Any speech is free speech....

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How Can Intelligent People Overlook God's Contradictions?

backwardseden
TheRealBatman117

Taken from - http://howgodworks.com/how-can-intelligent-people-overlook-gods-contradictions/ If you are a Christian, you believe in God and Jesus. But have you ever taken the time to sit down and think about how your God works in our world?You have r...

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Flat Earth (Pro) vs Spherical Earth (Con)

SilverishGoldNova
TheRealBatman117

THE EARTH IS FLATBurden of proof is on both sides. I will prove the Earth is flat. My opponent must prove the Earth is spherical.STRUCTURERound 1 is for your acceptanceRound 2 is for argumentsRound 3 is for rebuttalsRound 4 is for counter rebuttalRound 5 is for your closing statement and conclusion (no arguments or rebuttals)...

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Wikipedia is a trustworthy source

TheVanadium
Pandanelephant2001

Some believe that Wikipedia is an untrustworthy source. However, they have all failed to convince me that they are correct. I look for a debater who is able to convince me that Wikipedia is untrustworthy.The rounds shall be organized in this format:1) Claim and Acceptance2) Explanations and Evidence3) Counter-Arguments4) Countering Counter-Arguments and Summarization of Points....

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Vietnam War era "The Draft".

Debating_Horse
What50

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=25cmARm05qs I will be arguing that the draft was violating the rights of Americans who did not want to serve in a unjust war. My opponent will take the position as [Pro] he shall argue that the dr...

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Spain should grant Catalonia its Independence

Debate13701
Raumulus

The independence of Catalonia will negatively impact Spain, Catalonia, and Europe; therefore, Catalonia shall not be given independence.First, it is important to recognize the negative impact independence would have on Catalonia. With Catalonia splitting from Spain, it would need to create its own military, fund its own education,...

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