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Resolved: The Father Should Not Have Say In an Abortion

RyuuKyuzo
imabench

ResolutionThe Father Should Not Have Say In an Abortion.As PRO, I will be affirming this resolution by arguing that the decision should rest entirely on the mother.As CON, you will attempt to negate the resolution by arguing that the father should have equal and/or greater say in the decision.Burden Of Proof

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63 Comments
Updated 1 Year Ago

Abortion is a mother's right.

Torvald
InVinoVeritas

It should be the prerogative of the mother to have a fetus or embryo aborted, since it is not a child, but an extension of her own body, and remains such until the third trimester. I challenge anyone to make a valid case for why a mother should not be allowed to have an abortion. The debate shall be conducted under the following rules: 1. No trolling 2. Ordered, at least to some extent, and civil conduct 3. Legible and comprehensible English 4. No sensationalism; unfounded statements like...

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26 Comments
Updated 1 Year Ago

Abortion: A Secular Debate

austinlaam
alexnotmurfs

This will be a debate for atheists. I find no true reasons for the denial of a woman to get an abortion. I WILL ARGUE PRO.1st round: Accept and you give your initial arguments.2nd round: My rebuttal and my argument. Your rebuttal and your argument.3rd round: My rebuttal and my argument. Your rebuttal and your argument.4th round: Repeat. 5th round: Repeat and Conclusion....

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34 Comments
Updated 10 Months Ago

Abortion should be legal in all U.S. states

JasperFrancisShickadance
Cold-Mind

1st Round acceptance, 2nd Round arguments/rebuttals, etc. My opponent will be defending abortion and I will argue totally against it....

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2 Comments
Updated 1 Month Ago

If the fetus is a human person, then abortion is generally immoral

Trent_H
Grape

Debate DescriptionIn this debate Pro (myself) will argue that abortion is generally immoral because it directly takes the life of a human person who possesses the same basic rights that you and I have. Con will argue that the fetus is a person with said rights, but that abortion is still morally acceptable. I ask that Con only accept the debate in this round and wait to post their opening argument until round two. Round three will consist of rebuttal...

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98 Comments
Updated 3 Years Ago

Men should have a say in the abortion of his & hers baby, yes or no?

Amanda1242
The_Scapegoat_bleats

It's not his baby...It's not her baby...It's thier baby. So yes, the father does have a say in whether or not they should abort their baby....

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30 Comments
Updated 7 Months Ago

Abortion should be illegal in the United States except when both mother and child might die.

donald.keller
bsh1

Revive DDO Tournament: Abortion should be illegal in the United States except when both the mother and child's life is endanger.Round One: Presentation of cases. No rebuttals.Rounds Two - Three: RebuttalsRound Four: No new arguments or responses.Side: Pro-----------Definitions: Person: noun

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28 Comments
Updated 9 Months Ago

Abortion

Cooldudebro
bsh1

I specifically challenged bsh11 because dtaylor said I should try debating against you. Good luck. This round is for acceptance....

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3 Comments
Updated 5 Months Ago

Abortion

yazbakmsc2014
Koukimsc2014

Abortion is the deliberate termination of a human pregnancy, most often performed during the first 28 weeks of pregnancy. There are those that take the side of pro-life, pro-choice, and those with no opinion/side. I believe that life begins at conception and that abortion, as defined above, is the killing of a child. How could the mother determine the death of her child? This would mean that she holds the entire life of her child in her hands. Imagine if she suddenly changed her mind and did not...

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2 Comments
Updated 10 Months Ago

Abortion

Cold-Mind
Tychas

Resolution: Women should be allowed by law to abort their fetus. BoP is shared. Con should make his arguments in Round 1. Voting rules: Forfeit in round 1, 2 or 3 means debate loss. Con using more than 300 characters in Round 4 means Con lost. Pro's arguments: 1) p1: Fetus is part of woman's body. p2: Everyone owns themselves. c): Fetus is in woman's property. 2) p1: Chances are woman who does not want child will be bad parent. p2.1: People raised by bad parents are (in average) worse...

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6 Comments
Updated 2 Months Ago