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The American Civil War was fought over Taxes Not Slavery

bettabreeder
PatriotPerson

I belive that the American Civil War was fought over Taxes Not by Slavery. If you decide to debate you will chose Con stating that the war was slavery related. Enjoy :)...

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Updated 2 Months Ago

'Under God' should be taken out of the Pledge of Allegiance

jamccartney
octo

'Under God' should be taken out of the Pledge of Allegiance I wish to have a serious debate concerning the fact that the phrase 'Under God' should be removed from the Pledge of Allegiance. My opponent, however, will be arguing the case that the phrase 'Under God' should not be removed from the Pledge of Allegiance and should persist in being. Rules: 1. Proper spelling and grammar must be used at all times 2. All...

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7 Comments
Updated 1 Month Ago

Gay Marriage: Yay or Nay?

Nonsensicality
somenerd224

Gay marriage is good. Some people would say that in the Bible, it rules against gay marriage, saying that 'any man who lies with another man is sinful', but it also says in the Bible as well that Jesus (you know, the guy who the Bible was practically based on) said to love unconditionally. And if you also view this topic from the religious perspective, if God created mankind, and created everything about them, and knows the past present and future, then He created homosexual people. And why wou...

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78 Comments
Updated 1 Year Ago

Resolved: The benefits of domestic surveillance by the NSA outweigh the harms.

WestlakeDebate
Oromagi

This debate will loosely follow basic National Forensic League Public Forum Debate structure. The Resolution is the November Public Forum resolution. First Round: Acceptance Second Round: Constructives Third Round: Rebuttals Fourth Round: Rebuttals (No additional arguments/evidence) Fifth Round: Final Focus (lay out a case for why you have won) (No additional arguments/evidence)...

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3 Comments
Updated 6 Months Ago

Should Gay Marriage be Legal in the US?

N_the_dawg
InVinoVeritas

Rules:First round is acceptance only.Second round is posting topics. No rebuttals.Third round-fifth rounds are rebuttals. You can also post new arguments, except for the fifth round.Good luck!...

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2 Comments
Updated 2 Months Ago

Gay Marriage

Nely
hd1997

Why do people discriminate against same sex couples if they are just like any other couple, discriminating against them is just like discriminating against some one because of their skin color, if people where able to get over the fact that everyone is the same no matter where they come from how come they cant just accept that some people have different sexual preferences but that doesn't make them any less. Denying same sex couples the right to get married violates the equal protection clause o...

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2 Comments
Updated 1 Month Ago

Gay Marriage should be declared illegal throughout America

JGHOSTBOY
MilkyChocolate

This debate seeks to identify whether or not Gay Marriage should be legalized.I SUPPORT the topic...Prerequisite Standards:1. Gay Marriage is defined as the legal bonding/commitment of a same-sex couple.

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1 Comments
Updated 8 Months Ago

Medical Marijuana Should Not Be Legalized.

donald.keller
RocketEngineer

NOTICE: This debate is apart of the Revive DDO Debate Competition. RESOLUTION: Marijuana Should Not Be Legalized For Use As Medicine or for Medical Purposes....

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8 Comments
Updated 4 Months Ago

Should the death penalty be legalized?

thomsonmsc2014
Simoneaumsc2014

The death penalty should be legalized because it would save a lot of money to have people put to death rather than taking tax dollars to keep them held in jail....

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6 Comments
Updated 5 Months Ago

Abortion is wrong

wolf24
Skepticalone

Hello, welcome to this debate on Abortion. I will be taking the stance of pro that abortion is wrong in all cases except when the mother's life is in danger. Go ahead and make your first argument. Good luck and lets have a fun debate....

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3 Comments
Updated 3 Months Ago