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Wealth doesn't "trickle down" from the rich to the poor

Kittycatsarecool
brontoraptor

In this debate, I am going to be arguing that "trickle down" economics has been a failure to the poor and middle class.Let's set some terms before we begin.Rules:1) No trolling or insults.2) If you forfeit, you automatically lose.3) You don't have to cite sources for common knowledge, although it would be preferred. If something is not common knowledge, cite it. A general rule of thum...

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9 Comments
Updated 1 Hour Ago

Transgenderism should not be considered a mental illness.

Meropenem777
Anakin_Guystalker

Transgenderism should not be considered a mental illness. (Personally, I'm neutral on this issue, I just want to learn more by debating.)Transgenderism: "A state or condition in which a person"s identity does not conform unambiguously to conventional ideas of male or female gender."Consider: "...deem to be; regard as..."Mental illness: "...disorders in which a person's thoughts, emotions, or behaviour are so abnormal as to cause suffering to himself...

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5 Comments
Updated 21 Hours Ago

Which part is better, Republicans or Democratic?

SorenR
Julien_Aponte

repubelicans...

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Updated 8 Hours Ago

Should America Have Dropped the Atomic Bombs?

Tyler1
Hanate333

I believe we should have dropped the atomic bombs on Japan. This is mainly because the war against Japan was turning extremely bloody, especially with frequent Kamikaze attacks and very stiff resistance. Many Americans noticed that Japanese resistance grew and grew and became more brutal and fanatical as the Americans and British got closer and closer to the Japanese mainland. Eventually, the Allies got to Okinawa. There, they found resistance forces that no one could have imagined. Frankli...

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Updated 2 Hours Ago

Is British Raj was good for India before revolt of 1857 ?

ptraj
lord_megatron

I think British came India for their benefit but also they were doing better for India before 1857 e.g. they abolished the great curse in India "Sati Pratha"....

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Updated 12 Hours Ago

You choose the topic

AribtraryMoniker
will9925452

I want to have fun debate, let's not take things too seriously. Whoever accepts can offer three possible topics and I'll choose the one I like best. No rules, just don't be a dick....

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Updated 12 Hours Ago

the lizard

thehighandmighty111
izzymcfizzy981

its my lizard...

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Updated 7 Hours Ago

should kids be held accountable for doing chores around the house

HI.kitten
andrewz61

They shouldn't because kids might have other things to do in life like homework or cleaning there own room and not cleaning other peoples mess....

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1 Comments
Updated 7 Hours Ago

Resolved: The US Federal Government should raise the federal minimum wage to $15 an hour

blamonkey
andrewz61

Rules 1. No trolling 2. Please keep some sort of format when responding 3. BOP is shared 4. 1st round is a constructive speech round Definitions

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5 Comments
Updated 7 Hours Ago

PETA is idiotic and should be banned.

Prof.Pingas
tejretics

PETA is full of idiots and should go away. Anyone who disagrees will soon see my side is right. I am not anti-vegan, in fact I think vegans are sensible for caring about animals but PETA is just insane....

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Updated 19 Hours Ago