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Voluntarism vs. Democracy

Danielle
kasmic

Many thanks to my very formidable and esteemed opponent, kasmic, for agreeing to accept this debate. Voluntaryism (or sometimes voluntarism) is a libertarian philosophy which holds that all forms of human association should be voluntary. The principle most frequently used to support voluntarism is the non-aggression principle (NAP). It is closely associated with the anarcho-capitalist philosophy; however, almost all anarchists and libertarians believe in the NAP. We believe that this moral s...

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Updated 1 Week Ago

Should the holocaust be a mandatory topic in school?

iramski
SonicGhost

There are so many lessons to be learnt from the Holocaust - good, bad, and way beyond ugly. How did it get to that stage? What drove the offenders, and what drove the rescuers? How do we ensure that, if something similar should arise, that we will never, ever remain bystanders? Bystanders were, in many cases, essentially passive offenders, because without their silent consent, the Nazis would have had a much harder time in doing as much damage as they did. The amount of good that rescuers did is...

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9 Comments
Updated 3 Weeks Ago

Dumbo is awesome

AlwaysRight12345
Dumbo

First round is acceptance, BoP is shared....

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2 Comments
Updated 1 Week Ago

Mighty Mouse V.S. Superman

Electric-Eccentric
Skyangel

I say that Mighty Mouse is MUCH Mightier then Superman is super. You Skyangel seem to be the type cast that would back Superman as his name begins with the same letter yours does....

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4 Comments
Updated 3 Weeks Ago

Battle Rap: Cody v Lannan

Cody_Franklin
lannan13

You wanted it, Lannan, so here it is. Three rounds for content, text only, no-holds-barred on obscenity or explicitness of lyrics. You may begin in this round, forfeiting in the last round, or let me begin in R2 and post your own submissions in every succeeding round. If you would like to request modifications, send me a private message....

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4 Comments
Updated 2 Months Ago

Is Home schooling better than going to elementary school etc.

KKRay
AIyssa

The pro will be arguing that home schooling is better than going to normal school where the con (me) will be voting that schooling is better than homeschooling round 1: acceptance round 2: explanation for reasons round 3: summarys...

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2 Comments
Updated 1 Week Ago

Is there anyway to solve a problem other then to start a war?

lovelyy_roses562
lexi_the_best

This first round is only if you accept the challenge the debate will start the next round....

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20 Comments
Updated 1 Week Ago

Is "Materialistic science is the only reliable form of knowledge", a scientific statement?

medic0506
HououinKyouma

"Materialistic Science is the Only Reliable Form of Knowledge"... is a comment made by my opponent, in the forums. My reply was that this statement is philosophical/ideological, not a scientific one, and he disagreed...So here we are. *Important Note: The debate subject is not the statement itself, but whether or not the statement is a scientific one. My opponent, as Pro, will argue that it IS scientific. I will take the Con position, and argue...

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5 Comments
Updated 3 Weeks Ago

Evolution has been proven false by scientific facts

Lokiare
1Credo

DefinitionsMacro-Evolution The process by which creatures evolved through additive genetic mutations into different kinds of organisms, directed by natural selection. For example a single celled organism eventually evolving into humans.Micro-Evolution Small changes in an organism to better adapt it to its environment. Not through additive genetic mutation, but directed by natur...

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2 Comments
Updated 2 Weeks Ago

Professional athletes using Performance-Enhancing drugs

betinap
rikomalpense

In todays world the temptation to use performance-enhancing drugs is too great for too many athletes. Performance-enhancing drugs are self explanatory, it is a drug to enhance physical performance. Usually associated with professional athletes striving for perfection. There are many risks that come with taking performance-enhancements there are many types of PEDs, all of which are illegal. The United States Anti-Doping agency should keep performance-enhancing drugs illegal to keep professional a...

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5 Comments
Updated 4 Weeks Ago