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We have free will.

Ockham
Gehrigfo

I will be arguing for the existence of what philosophers call agent causal libertarian free will, which is the position that we have the ability to make free choices which are neither random nor deterministic, but proceed from our rational nature as an agent. The existence of free will is an axiom, which means that it is both self evident and presupposed by all other knowledge, including any attempt to deny it. Another example of an axiom is the proposition "there is an objective reality." An...

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philosophy question

vi_spex
ConeScone

as a blind man, how do i get out of the dark?...

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Space vacuums

Willdeas
segregory

Are space vacuums real. I say no because if there is nothing in the vacuums it is nonexistent please leave your opinion and vote...

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legalize memes

dangler
Sweg123

Memes should be legalized because with out memes i would have turned to black tar heroin years ago...

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Morality is an objective truth

doorhinge
Elias_is_the_llama

Alright, so this is my first debate. The first round is simply for acceptance, followed by opening arguments, then rebuttals. It seems it's appropriate to define terms before the debate starts. The following definitions of terms will be used. Morality- principles concerning the distinction between right and wrong or good and bad behavior Objective- not influenced by personal feelings, interpretations, or prejudice; based on facts; unbiased I am taking the pro position for this debate,...

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How do atheists rationally know truth from fiction?

ViceRegent
RedAtheist912

Atheists love to live under the delusion that they are the guardians of rationality. But how can they hold this title when they cannot even articulate a rational way to know truth from fiction. If they cannot do this, they are literally ignorant and the ignorant cannot guard anything. So, what atheist can give me a rational way atheists know truth from fiction? Answering this question is the sole purpose for this debate. If you are unable or unwilling to answer this question, do not respond...

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Ideological Diversity is not a Virtue

ShabShoral
Danielle

Standard rules. First round for acceptance....

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Aesthetic Preferences Reveal One's Moral Nature

ShabShoral
Bound_Up

Should be impossible to accept. Standard rules; propose definitions and explicit rules if you like. Gauging interest more than anything - not sure if I can commit....

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Taxation is both theft and immoral

ShabShoral
Cobalt

Standard rules. First round for acceptance. I have the BOP, and must prove both parts of the resolution....

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Taxation is Theft AND immoral

ShabShoral
George_DZ

Standard rules. First round for acceptance....

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