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The government ought to put policies in place to increase the number of females in STEM fields.

Pwalt
jbradshaw95

Round 1: Acceptance Round 2: Opening arguments Round 3: Cross Round 4: Argument construction Round 5: Final Focus Good luck!...

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freshers vs. laterels

Poonam_Siyag
Tough

Freshers have more enthusiasm, energy and motivation. They come up with new innovative ideas to the organization. They don't have presumptions so they come up and fight challenges and try to change things....

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Is it constitutionally justified to take adverse action against the banner-waving students at ODU?

WillSelenus
sherlockholmesfan2798

This debate will focus on this question of constitutional legality: Whether any adverse action taken by Old Dominion University against the students responsible for the creation and display of sexually suggestive signs on or about August 26, 2015 can be constitutionally justified. For reference: http://www.cnn.com/2015/08/25/us/virginia-old-dominion-university-sigma-nu-offensive-banners/ For reference, here are transcriptions of three of the banners in question: "Rowdy and Fun. Hope your...

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On balance, jury nullification in the United States is just

thett3
whiteflame

This debate is for the Autumn tournament, round one. Resolved: On balance, jury nullification in the United States is just. Some definitions: Jury nullification is defined as the practice of a jury nullifying a law by returning a verdict of not guilty even though they believe that the defendant is guilty because they believe the law to be unjust. On balance: with all facts considered. I will define justice as giving each their due. What exactly is meant by "just" may be a point...

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Should Abortion Clinics be Outlawed?

jjohnvris
snowflake912

I will be elaborating unto why I am pro-choice, and exactly why abortion clinics, and abortion in itself, should not be illegal. The five rounds are for the opening statement (2), The Argument (3), The rebuttal (4), and finally, the closing statement (5)....

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Pharmacies and other health buildings should not sell harmful products

ConserativeDemocrat
mostlogical

My opinion is that places such as Walgreens should not sell cigarettes and candy, as that is hypocritical because Walgreens message slogan is "At the corner of happy and healthy." This applies to hospitals selling candy as well. Rules: 1) First round is acceptance and position 2) No trolling 3) Forfieting is not alouded unless there is a valid reason...

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Why do people FEAR Death? Death should not be feared.

DeadEnd
Tough

Is it the fact that it's the unknown, or Is it that you'll miss your loved ones. Whats your purpose for staying alive with the time you have left. People don't have much purpose when time catches up to them, and "They" dread when death is approaching. I view death as a good thing. It's a release from this hateful world full of judgments and discrimination. I'm not suicidal, but if i were about to be hit by a car i wouldn't try to get out the way. Or say if a killer was holding me down threatenin...

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Liberalism:Bad or Good?

Matty715
DeuceKaboose

As a conservative I would be happy to debate any liberal I come across on issues that our countries face. Good luck and please do not resort to insulting each other....

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firefighters

mgwillardmatthew
triangle.128k

matthew gene willard...

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Resolved: The death penalty should be abolished.

ColeTrain
Kylar

Greetings! This is a debate about the death penalty. I hope Kylar will accept my direct challenge. Please accept as soon as possible.Additional Rules:No vulgari...

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