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The Cincinnati Zoo is allowed to shoot the gorilla to preserve a human life.

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SirSocrates

This is referring to the shooting of an endangered gorilla to protect the boy. I believe that the zoo did what was necessary to save the child's life, even though it is tragic that the gorilla died. I thank my opponent for joining this debate, and I will be eager to debate him/her. Rules: 1. No forfeiting. 2. No swear words....

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2 Comments
Updated 8 Months Ago

Black Lives Matter, New Black Panthers, et al are more dangerous to the USA than ISIS

pimpmaster
BrendanD19

Black Lives Matter (BLM), New Black Panters, and other leftist black groups and community organizers and "leaders" are more dangerous to the USA than ISIS. I am not looking for a semantic debate of what "et al" stands for. Their are many of these leftist black community organizations that are very dangerous and I attempt to prove that they are more dangerous to the USA than ISIS. Ground rules: ISIS - may be extended to radicalized muslims who are not formally in ISIS but take on a radicalize...

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26 Comments
Updated 1 Year Ago

Should the New York times come out and support Hillary Clinton?

Spem_Redudit
civiero

Rules 1. No forfeiting 2. No trolling 3. No kritiks 4. No semantics 5. No source spams (over 30 sources) 6. Have good conduct 7. All arguments have to be posted in the debate 8. Sources can be posted in an external link 9. No new arguments in the last round (defense and rebuttals of defense do not count as arguments, but rebuttals of normal arguments are counted as arugments, therefore not allowed) 10. Not following these rules will give you an automatic loss Debate Structure 1...

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4 Comments
Updated 5 Months Ago

An Outside Intruder Did Not Kill JonBenet Ramsey

ShabShoral
warren42

This debate is for BSH's tournament. I will be defending the idea that an outside intruder (anyone other than the parents or brother of the victim) did NOT kill JonBenet Ramsey. As such, I assume the full BOP. I must prove, beyond a REASONABLE doubt, that one of JonBenet's mother, father, and brother was responsible for her death. Standard format....

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12 Comments
Updated 5 Months Ago

The Lack of Time Between the 2nd Bomb Dropped on Nagasaki Was Against International Humanitarian Law

Carson_KS
CJames

I will be arguing that the lack of time between the 1st and 2nd atomic bomb WAS against IHL (International Humanitarian Law) Definitions: I don't think that definitions are need for this debate round but if you believe there is, post it in the comments and I will provide a definition as well as a source as soon as I can. Rules: 1.) Round One is for acceptance 2.) A forfeit of concession will not be allowed 3.) All arguments and sources shall be posted in the round. If challenger does...

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3 Comments
Updated 1 Year Ago

no such things as zero

cam_25aus
EthanLloyd

no such things as zero, evwething has to be something....

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Updated 11 Months Ago

Don't you think the Boston Bombing was over hyped?

TheAdiDebater
NFLMember

First of all, I understand and acknowledge that the Boston bombing was a terrible event which never should have occurred. But don't you ever stop and think that a big deal is being made out of something substantially smaller? People were even thinking this could be compared to 9/11. On the same day 42 people die in an earthquake in Iraq. But does that receive even a tenth of what the Boston bombings received. No. This can't be defended....

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11 Comments
Updated 3 Years Ago

Should the new censor things from the public?

tht1girl13
Exeron

I find that if we censor the public from things going on in our world today we will never know what real changes need to be made. Our children of today need to know how to fix the problems going on in our world. If we censor our news and the media lies to us we will never know who to trust....

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1 Comments
Updated 1 Year Ago

Should gay marriage be legalised?

Whaddupnoob
SnaxAttack

pls go easy on me as i am a newbie Rules No swear words or religious arguments Rounds 1- Acceptance 2- Definition/Background Info 3- Arguments Any queries will be settled on comments....

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4 Comments
Updated 1 Year Ago

Chess is not need in Schools

Oshawott478
gritmoon

Hello...

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1 Comments
Updated 1 Year Ago