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George Zimmerman Acted In Self-Defense Against Trayvon Martin

Spedman
psyduck

I will not be making my opening argument this round which is something I don't normally do when I debate. I will merely say that I watched the majority of the George Zimmerman trial (I'm a Florida resident, it was on local news), and I think the evidence was overwhelming that Zimmerman acted in self-defense. I would personally like to debate with someone who actually watched the majority of the trial (a few clips does not count). I would also ask that any racial prejudices be cast aside in this...

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11 Comments
Updated 5 Months Ago

U.S. Aid to Pakistan should be continued

RoyLatham
vmpire321

The United States has provided more than $20 billion in aid to Pakistan in recent years. Recently a move was made in the Senate to terminate aid, but the cut off was blocked. [1. http://india.nydailynews.com/newsarticle/4fdb7ceab1e35d0936000001/bid-to-cut-off-us-aid-to-pakistan-blocked-by-harry-reid] It's an issue that cuts across Party lines, with promine...

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20 Comments
Updated 2 Years Ago

Should we stop gay People?

46T.OP
debateking69

from the begging of the creation. God made them male and female(marki 10:6-7)...

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4 Comments
Updated 3 Months Ago

Resolved: The average intelligence of a Fox News Anchor is = or < the average intelligence of a rock

imabench
Wallstreetatheist

The resolution is pretty straightforward, Pro must argue why the average Fox News anchorman is about as smart as a rock or less than that of a rock, while the con must argue that Fox News anchormen are capable of intellectual thought, reasoning, and logical conclusions based on evidence. First round is acceptance only :D...

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14 Comments
Updated 2 Years Ago

paddling in schools

kimmi
Diirez

I say yes that students should to get paddled in school because it is the best thing to do when a child does something bad so they should get punished for what they did wrong and 35% of people say that is the right thing to do and only 19 states still paddle their students...

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3 Comments
Updated 11 Months Ago

should the U.S. take away the second amendment?

Jazzyn4
SkepticalDebatee

I think not because , no one will understand why... why would the U.S. want to ban guns! That is what i believe that will not be supported by me and I think they cannot take away the second amendment. It is a horrible to leave the community unprotected by the Right to Bear arms. I do not appreciate why Obama would want to why would he think that they will be used to kill other's? It can save so many lives and help us live....

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3 Comments
Updated 3 Months Ago

Ariel Castro VS Jodi Arias (who is worse?)

RocketEngineer
ConservativePolitico

Hello everyone! Based on the two biggest issues on the news during the last week, I think this would be a fun debate. How this will work, is that my opponent will pick one person in round one. This debate will be about determining who is more sick and twisted out of Jodi Arias, and Ariel Castro. I will take either one. Debate will take place in rounds 2 and 3. Thanks in advance to whoever accepts this. :)...

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7 Comments
Updated 1 Year Ago

is snowden a hero?

jameswalters
Mikal

Edward Snowden showed us what was by law our right to know. Revealing the secrets that the government has been breaking laws to provide more security which makes little sense to me because wouldn't that statement cancel out? security is trust and trust should be private as the individual allows it (as an example "you tell your friend a secret, that secret should be private, and your friend keeps it a secret, but a criminal (this example of a criminal personifying the government is the only examp...

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7 Comments
Updated 1 Year Ago

Should Students be allowed to chew gum in school ?

rsaldivarjime
Sakur

Is chewing gum in school alright...

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6 Comments
Updated 8 Months Ago

Should people be required to re-take the driving test after the age of 60?

sunnymarbles
Daurokz

Due to the large quantity of accidents occurring due to the ageing process, I believe people over the age of 60 should take a re-test. It is simply beneficial when it comes to protecting the lives of others....

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0 Comments
Updated 4 Months Ago