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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 2 Years Ago

Abortion Is Generally Morally Reprehensible

Fox-McCloud
lit.wakefield

Resolution Abortion Is Generally Morally Reprehensible In this debate I will defend the view that it is generally morally impermissible to deliberately terminate the pregnancy two weeks after the moment of fertilization; until the presence of the primitive streak one might argue that the zygote is not definitely an individual — in that period it is yet able to split into twins. In this debate I will not argue on religious grounds. In this debate I will not argue whether or not abortion...

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21 Comments
Updated 7 Months Ago

Abortion is not justified and should be illegal. (except to save the life of the mother)

GKChesterton
TruthHurts

Resolved: Abortion is not justified and should be illegal. (except to save the life of the mother). I will argue for the resolution Information About The Topic The landmark Roe v. Wade Supreme Court case legalized abortion in America. Since that case in 1973, it is estimated that over...

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15 Comments
Updated 3 Months Ago

is abortion comparable to the holocaust?

cheyennebodie
Emilirose

I say it is comparable to the holocaust. What say you.do you believe that statement to be true.And if not, your reasons for your stand.Acceptance in the first round.reasons in the rest of them. 6,000,000 Jews in the holocaust. 60,000,000 babies in abortion mills....

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33 Comments
Updated 1 Month Ago

Abortion

LIttleDrummingGirl
a_mysterious_stranger

I'm all for abortion. I think that it's totally acceptable for women to have abortions if that's what they want and its not like commiting a murder because the fetus hasn't been born yet....

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3 Comments
Updated 1 Month 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 11 Months Ago

point of fetal pain should be used instead o viability as abortion regulation standard

dairygirl4u2c
iamanatheistandthisiswhy

instead of being able to regulate when abortion can occur based on viability, it should be based on when the fetus starts feeling pain. the fact we'd have to use pain killers to kill the fetus shows the inhumanity of what is being done. viability is not a magic spot of when a fetus feels pain, or is suddenly a human, take it back a few moments and it's still a person. why not just take it back to the humane point of fetus pain?...

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3 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 8 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 10 Months Ago