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Resolved: Current American Economic System Need Reform to Decrease Inequality.

CarneyDavid
RH1700

The reason poverty exists in the first place is because of structural dynamics of capitalism that require exclusion. Colonialism, neoliberalism, and resources exploitation are all symptoms of order that privileges profit over people. History is on our side capitalism has produced massive poverty in Africa because the functioning of the global economy require the subordination and exclusion of the vast majority of the population for the benefit of the wealthy " nature of capitalism requires winne...

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Updated 2 Years Ago

Capitalism is better than Communism

FreedomFighter91
dawndawndawndawn

Communism is shown scientifically to be too inefficient to meet its supposed objectives of supplying every member of society with basic "needs." Capitalism provides the greatest utility to society out of any other economic system ever invented....

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Updated 2 Years Ago

Global Warming

rdambrosionhs
McCainOffensive

According to "A Really Inconvenient Truth: Global Warming is not real." A group of scientists grouped together and signed a OP-ED saying that global warming is not actually supported by science. In fact our earth is not being heated up it is going through a cooling stage. Daily Mail reports that the Met Office and the University of East Anglia Climatic Research Unit, after taking data from nearly 30,000 stations around the world, have found that the earth stopped warming in 1997. http://www.poli...

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Updated 2 Years Ago

Should There be Armed Guards And Metal Detectors in All Schools Nationwide

drakek2838
Dr.Intellegent

Schools Nationwide should Have Armed Guards And Metal Detectors. One Reason Is That They Would Protect All Students And Faculty Throughout The School And Protect Against Weapons That May Enter The Building At Any Time, And Detain Any Child That Becomes Violent....

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Updated 2 Years Ago

Should Scotland go independant

LewisMacdonald
STALIN

Should Scotland go independant or should we stay together...

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Updated 2 Years Ago

Developing countries should prioritize environmental protection over resource extraction.

itslizyall
hexfirewell7172

This debate will be done in the LD format. I am taking the neg position, so I will post my argument after my opponent posts their argument. 1. Round 1: affirmative posts their argument2. Round 2: I post my argument and attack my opponent's argument, my opponent then does their first rebuttal 3. Round 3: I post my rebuttal, and go over voting issues, my opponent posts their rebuttal and goes over their voting issues...

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Resolved: Adam Smith was NOT a Capitalist

blaze8
InVinoVeritas

Resolved: Adam Smith's book The Wealth of Nations is wrongly taken as a pro-capitalist tome, and in reality, Smith was not a Capitalist at all. A close reading of The Wealth of Nations finds Smith to be remarkably anti-capitalist, and especially, anti-Libertarian. First round is for acceptance only....

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Updated 1 Year Ago

What I got on your last exam

Tooley
Jru

What was it punk?...

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Updated 3 Years Ago

FDI is not India's expressway to economic slavery

ruchimehta34
Beginner

nothing...

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Updated 3 Years Ago

budget cuts.

Darface
Maverick32

When revenues from taxes and fees decline, government officials face a gap between projected revenue and planned expenditures. Unlike the federal government, which can borrow to finance its budget deficits, state and local governments must balance their budgets. For governments facing a budget deficit, balancing the budget means raising taxes, cutting spending or instituting a combination of both. Raising taxes is never popular but can be political suicide during an economic recession. Often, po...

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Updated 3 Years Ago