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Should Amtrak, a public entity, be privatized?

MVpride79
ViceRegent

Just an FYI, I am new to debate.org, but love to debate on issues. Round 1: Opening statements (Please no rebuttals) Rounds 2-5: Rebuttals and counter arguments PLEASE KEEP THIS DEBATE RESPECTFUL AND CIVIL!!! Good luck!!!...

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Is education value based or wealth oriented?

Pavipk
Ariesx

I strongly feel that education is value based because people learn the meaning of respect and how respect others through education . Not only respect but children do learn disicipline . Through education children learn all the moral values which helps them in rest of their life . Just earning and acquiring wealth is not important disicipline and our attitude towards others is important . Its the factor which help in acquiring wealth . A person has to meet so many people everyday . He/She should...

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homosexuality is NOT condemned in the bible.

icetiger200
persianimmortal

I'll start with this. Most Christians have not read the string or you would know Rom (Paul) has not 1 thing to do with homosexuality. As for Romans 1:26 ""For this reason God gave them over to degrading passions; for their women exchanged the natural function for that which is unnatural, 27and in the same way also the men gave up the natural function of the woman and burned in their lust toward one another, men with men committing indecent acts and receiving in their own persons the due...

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Feminism

TheEverestt
TheEpicTricycle

Feminism is completely and pointless in modern society....

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"DIARY OF ANNE FRANK" was a fraud!

Mr.Singh
Suuu

Anne Frank was victim of Holocaust who was a brave girl and kept a diary of her ordeal during Holocaust which narrates horrors of Holocaust. THAT IS A LIE Truth: Textbook History has myths that live a longer and richer life than truth. A New York Court awarded $50,000 to an American novelist Meyer Levin, to be paid By Otto Frank the father of Anne Frank as an honorarium for Levin's novel "Diary of a Young Girl" also known as "Diary of Anne Frank". Mr. Otto Frank, had promised to pay to a J...

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The recent Oscars issue is not about racism

Zigzag15
DiligentZero

I will argue that the recent Oscars issue is not about racism specifically towards black actors/actresses. Racism - poor treatment of or violence against people because of their race : the belief that some races of people are better than others R1-Accept and intro...

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In theory, Communism is the best system of government

loomynarty
Ameliamk1

Firstly, thank you for acceting this debate. I believe that in reality, communism as a whole leaves much to be desired. however, if we ignored the proverbia elephant in the room, being man's aptness to abuse power, would communism be better than democracy? I believe it would. This is a theoretical debate, not nessesarily a practical one. To whomever accepts, please make an opening statement and we will commence. Thank you! My opening statement: The battle between comm...

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There Ought To Be An International Ban On The Military Use Of Drones

Misterpoker
BIGC

Definitions -Ought: A moral imperative, ie. saves livesInternational: Not only the US, but also the rest of the world.Ban: Merriam-Webster defines ban as to forbid people from usingMilitary Use: Of or relating to the armyDrones: Merriam-Webster defines drone as an unmanned aircraft or ship. If agreeable, I would like to limit this topic to armed drones, as those are the most debatable and most often used by foreign military's.Rules...

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justice league vs avengers

Melvin_B_Tolson
clockknight

Launch Of A DC Cinematic Universe Wonder-Woman Batman Vs. Superman is the first step in creating a larger DC Cinematic Universe, bringing together those two iconic superheroes on the big screen for the first time. With cameos planned from the likes of Cyborg and Wonder Woman in that movie, Justice League will obviously see a formation of a whole team of them. It"s vital then that Warner Bros. takes advantage of this and spins off at least some of those characters into their own movies. Tha...

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Evolution

TheRussian
reeltalk

I will be arguing for the legitimacy of the Theory of Evolution. I have sole BoP to prove Evolution. First round is for acceptance....

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