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Should Shakespeare be taught in School

Georgia
LR4N6FTW4EVA

Shakespear should not be banned in schools as it teaches us about ENglish History, Our english culture and Shakespear even if it was a disguse made words up that today are in the english dictionary. English language was first coined by William Shakespeare which should be a good enough reason in itself. I think it's really important, we should be learning about anything that is so well known in the world, especially Shakespeare. I have found that all the analysing texts in English at my sch...

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Updated 6 Years Ago

President of the USA - place of birth

Lightkeeper
eddietastic

Resolution: "The requirement that in order for a person to be President of the USA he or she must be born in the USA is fair, just and reasonable" I am against this resolution. I will let my opponent formulate his argument first....

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Updated 6 Years Ago

It is morally permissible to kill one innocent person to save the lives of more innocent people.

Danger_Chams-Eddine
vitalsign789

I stand for the affirmative in the case of "It is morally permissible to kill one innocent person to save the lives of more innocent people". I stand for the resolution and feel that it is morally permissible when only the person being killed, which in a different term to have their life put to an end, has agreed to being used in such a manner to save other lives. The scenario the resolution implies will not work for all situations and should not be used for all situations. Societies should not...

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Updated 6 Years Ago

The Whole World Should Vote On The US President

mintchocs
fo-shizzle0855

Only US citizens should vote as they are the ones that are fundamentally subjected to government treatment - all the decisions made by the US president have a direct effect on the American people; the government is supposed to "govern" its people (ie. it should have a direct tie with the people and reflect the general peoples' decisions, as ultimately it serves to "serve" the people). US citizens should be the priority of the US government and president, they should have the sole right and power...

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Updated 6 Years Ago

Should students be required to wear uniforms at school?

Priti
Mech

As being a student of a school they should wear uniform so that in case of casualties they can be identified easily so their parents and relatives don't have to worry much about their children in such situations....

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Updated 6 Years Ago

If Satan exists then we as a people should not follow the teachings of the bible.

Yraelz
yesikant

My position is really simple. If Satan exists ,as a dark contrast to god, who occasionally leads people astray then we as people should not follow the teachings of the bible. If god would allow Satan to exist then no one should follow the teachings of the bible. Any takers? =)...

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Updated 6 Years Ago

Current Jan/ Feb LD Resolution

redguard56
LightC

I request that only fellow people of LD accept this debate. It is because I believe in the value of global stability that I affirm the resolution Resolved: The United States ought to submit to the jurisdiction of an international court designed to prosecute crimes against humanity. For clarification of the round I would like to offer the following definitions from Merriam Webster Dictionary: Ought: a moral obligation Moral obligation: the demands of conscience to do the right thing Jur...

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Updated 6 Years Ago

umpire age limit/requirements to umpire a game

bird-debater
YonRoku

i believe that an umpire should have played softball/baseball in order to ump and have had a minimum of 6 months training to keep things fair...

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Updated 6 Years Ago

Resolved: The United States ought to submit to the jurisdiction of an international court designed t

StDebateJ
FlamingSheep

Because joining an international court brings justice to perpetrators of crimes against humanity, I stand in affirmation. Resolved: The United States ought to submit to the jurisdiction of an international court designed to prosecute crimes against humanity. I render the following definitions for clarification purposes: Ought- used to express justice, moral rightness Jurisdiction- A government's general power to exercise authority over all persons and things within its territory; A...

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Updated 6 Years Ago

that music piracy should be legalized

mitchellr
Chuckles

Welcome I would firstly lkke to eductate that music piracy is stealing and thoughtout the centurys stealing has been viewed as wrong and un ethical so why should anything change now? Music artist put there life into there music. why should we take away there music and there profits....

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Updated 6 Years Ago