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A persons past doesnt determine their future

DanielleNicole3238
TGambit

First round is for acceptance. Please be committed to complete the debate if you accept. I will be arguing that a persons trials in life and specifically childhood does NOT determine how a person will turn out later. Con will be proving the opposite....

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1 Comments
Updated 3 Days Ago

God Most Likely Does Not Exist

AdventurerExplorer
Varrack

I am willing to have a fun and knowledgeable debate on god's existence with anyone who is willing to have one :). First Round will be Acceptance Second Round will be presenting arguments for one's position (No refuting of the other side's points) Third Round will be refuting the arguments presented by the opposite side Fourth Round will be showing how the objections/refutation to your arguments from the opposite side are not sound or good and you would explain how. Fifth Round will be th...

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17 Comments
Updated 3 Days Ago

Israeli/Arab Conflict Rap Battle

Skepsikyma
airmax1227

This will be a rap battle in which each debater argues from the PoV of one of the players in this conflict. I will be arguing for the Arab side, while my opponent will be arguing for the Israeli side.Judges are to take into account both aesthetics and the merit of any points raised when making their decisions.First round is for acceptance....

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5 Comments
Updated 1 Week Ago

people have as much right to switch race as they do to switch gender

dairygirl4u2c
Duncan

the woman in the news recently who said she was black even though she grew up white, got a lot of flak for it. yet, bruce jenner only got high marks for switching to female. to be sure, skin color is just skin, whereas sex is determiend by DNA. they might have even more of a right to switch race. im lookin to debate someone who thinks gender changing is okay, but not race changing...

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1 Comments
Updated 1 Day Ago

Should the death penalty exist?

SteakKing
yanivmo

Hello, I am looking to debate someone who believes the death penalty shouldn't exist....

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Updated 1 Hour Ago

shark fin soup

IHasCupquake
brianjustin3709

you may not see this, but we are wasting the sharks! We take the fins, and then throw the rest of the shark back into the ocean, leaving it to rot. we aren't using it to its full use! there for, look at it from this point of view. shark fin soup isn't a good idea....

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2 Comments
Updated 11 Hours Ago

Should Marijuana be Legal?

iAustinR
shp1004

I believe Marijuana should be legal because it has more benefits than disadvantages. The legalization of Cannabis would be benefit America financially. Jobs will be created helping American citizens and also can be taxed helping pay for other government expenditures and could lower the burden on the American taxpayer.States that have legalized it have seen tremendous amount of benefits for example Colorado has seen a drop of crime rate, 10 million from retail sales in the first 4 months, more re...

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6 Comments
Updated 1 Day Ago

In some cases, abortion can be ruled as a justifiable homicide.

YeshuaIsTheOneTrueGod
cathaystewie

First, let me specify that I oppose elective abortion, but I support it for the following reasons: The health of the mother is adversly effected by pregnancy, the child will suffer anyway,, the mother is a mental patient who is traumatized by (pregnancy would make me suicidal),, and so on. If the mother is raped, abortion can be justified if the pregnancy causes her to relive that trauma. I am a modeerate when it comes to abortion....

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5 Comments
Updated 10 Hours Ago

A monarchy is a good thing

Debatasaurus
Cotton_Candy

This debate will have 5 rounds that should go on the lines of this: 1st: Opening statement, how you will structure the debate, initial thoughts and arguments. 2nd AND 3rd: More strong arguments, concrete, but no discussion regarding the opponent"s arguments. 4th: First comments about opponent"s arguments, arguments directed against opponent, more arguments for your opinion 5th: More of what is in 4th round, plus concluding discussion and statement. I am not too strict about sources...

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41 Comments
Updated 19 Hours Ago

Government Meddling in the U.S. Food System Only Makes Things Worse Off for Everyone

Jblock
RhinoOz

The U.S. government has banned trans-fats. Great news?, right? This must mean that Americans will be healthier, more fit and less obese in up and coming years? Unfortunately this is not the case. The government has a long history of meddling in the food system; most of which has resulted in a worsening of the American health system in general. While some of the intervention might be paved with good intentions, government meddling in the food system has contributed -- and in some cases caused --...

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Updated 19 Hours Ago