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immorality=oppinion truth

vi_spex
MoonmanDebate

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8 Comments
Updated 4 Hours Ago

Rationality is Good

Oooo
StarTrek_is_Trash

I believe that rationality is good because......a) Why should we let society be destroyed by simple human nature? Shouldn't we let the empirical judgements of rationality rule over us? While it might mean seeing things we don't like, the effects, no matter how emotionally scarring the content is, and any interpretation is this is fair game because it doesn't matter how it was intended, the empirical content of the speech, what matters is the receiving of said speech....

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2 Comments
Updated 5 Hours Ago

Humans have free will?

CelsoMoskowitz
StarTrek_is_Trash

Definition Free will - the ability to act in a way that cannot, even if hypothetically, be predicted. No rules. Let's go....

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Have 10,000 debates yielded any knowledge?

TheUnexaminedLife
BeBraveandDreambig

This is the 10,000th debate. In the previous 9,999, do you think that any knowledge has been accumulated? I will argue that no, we are still uncertain of any facticity and have only assumed truths by arguing. You are free to respond against my propositions in any way you so conceive....

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Updated 6 Hours Ago

It is time to scrap our basic political structure starting with the Two-Party System

mschechtel17
StarTrek_is_Trash

I present the idea that our current political structuring at the federal level is no longer the best fit for the Era we currently find ourselves in. Specifically the Two-Party system paradigm is incapable of accurately representing the diversity of ideas in America. I don't have an exact political system to replace the Two-Party system with, but will argue that a new one should be created. This is a free-form debate. I will argue for the Pro Just accept and state your argument and re...

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1 Comments
Updated 6 Hours Ago

Gun Control

Andrew-Cheng
CelsoMoskowitz

Gun control is the right way to go. I will let the opposition start. Post your argument below....

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On balance, children should be vaccinated.

Ernold
malthelate

PrefaceI have worked in healthcare for a decade now and find that the anti-vaccination crowd has become a small but booming voice in the industry. I am genuinley interested in a cultered debate on the issue and would love an engaging and academic contest.There is a 48 hour response time on this debate. Please consider before accepting.Full TopicOn balance, children should be vaccinated.

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Cooperative individualism(pro) versus your choice of economics(con)

Capitalistslave
Plexon_Warrior

Rules of debate:1) No ad hominem, insults, or personal attacks2) The total number of rounds minus one should be used for debate, since I am not using round 1 for debate. 3) The first round that is used for debate should just be your main arguments: no rebuttals to your opponent's first round of argument.4) The last round used for debate should only be rebuttals or conclusion, no new arguments allowed in this round. New facts can be brought up, but on...

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8 Comments
Updated 7 Hours Ago

Do Extremist Thiests get to Heaven?

PowerPikachu21
CelsoMoskowitz

I've been seeing various theists, and some might be taking their side a bit too far. So I'm wondering... Are these Extremist Theists doing what God wanted? Would they reach Heaven?Definitions:Extremist Thiest; A follower of God who usually is against the idea of Athiesm.Heaven; A place created by God to reward good people with endless life. [I'll admit I need to research about the subject]Rules:1) The resolution is...

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2 Comments
Updated 7 Hours Ago

America is a Communist Country

TheMarketLibertarian
Capitalistslave

The resolution is that the United States is a Communist Country: communist wil be defined as the propositions and theories espoused by Karl Marx....

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3 Comments
Updated 7 Hours Ago