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should the United States lift the cuban embargo


It is important to lift the Cuban embargo in order to allow the United States gets the access to Cuba"s medical biotechnology. There are 7000 scientists and engineers that produce new treatments and medications. According the World Health Organization, the Cuban biotech industry holds around 1,200 international patents and markets pharmaceutical products and vaccines in more than 50 countries " but not in the United States. Ending the embargo on these products could make life better for millions...

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Updated 3 Weeks Ago

Are feminists sexists?


Since time immemorial, many things have changed. Time has brought an immense change to how the country used to function and many more. People blame feminists for being sexists because they have a stereotypical approach towards the definition of feminism. But they are oblivious of how modern feminists are striving to bring about a change in people"s mindset about feminism. What feminism really means- "the theory of the political, economic and social equality of the sexes". You"re not a feminist w...

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Updated 1 Month Ago

single sex schools


Single-sex classrooms can make it easier for teachers to match their instructional style to the behavioral characteristics of the students. Girls seem to favor learning in a quieter setting in which they work together and come to a consensus. Boys tend to favor a setting that is more competitive, physically active, and louder....

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Updated 3 Weeks Ago

Stealing for survival must not be punished.


Stealing for survival must not be punished. The person does it because he/she has no other option. If , say, women in a war zone steals the bread because there is nothing else to eat then that is not a crime. Such woman can not be said to be a thief....

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Updated 2 Months Ago

The mentally handicapped people don't promote to society, so they should be eliminated.


Not to long ago my opponent had this vile resolution on offer. I commented on how disgusting the notion is, and how perverse someone would have to be to buy into such a notion. Mr. Fernandito agreed to debate the topic with me ( I know, I don't know what they were thinking either) and asked to keep in initital intro he started the last debate with him. Who am I to deny the man tickets to his own funeral. So below is the intro that Pro set out with when last debating the resoluti...

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Updated 3 Weeks Ago

Is bullying considered abuse?


I wanna know what everyone else's opinion is on this topic. I have done some research and i need answers. I need help to understand if it is....

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Updated 3 Weeks Ago

Gay Marriage should Not be Permitted


PrefaceI thank Zarroette for this debate. I hope she agrees to accept, and I look forward to a cordial, engaging exchange of views. If she would like to alter any rules or formatting, she should PM me prior to acceptance. This is, of course, an issue that is important to me personally, and so I hope to defend my position well. Due to the tendency for some users to cast ideological ballots on sensitive current-issue topics like this one, there is a mi...

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Updated 2 Years Ago

THE OFFICIAL IZBO TRIAL; Resolved: Izbo10 should be permanently banned


Full resolution: By way of undue harm to the site and the community as a whole, Izbo10 should be permanently banned from DDO. Rules: There will be 5 Rounds. R1: Opening statement R2: Additional charges/rebuttals R3: Rebuttals R4: Cross Examination/Additional Rebuttals R5: Closing Arguments Izbo10 also stipulates by accepting that if he uses this debate as a forum for additional abuses and TOS violations that he will be instantly banned. Welcome ladies and gentlemen of the jury...

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Updated 5 Years Ago

Helping poorer countries


I don't think this is a good topic to argue, but I need to do this.Topic: We should help poorer countries by giving them things directly than giving them to the government.I want no sources in this debate, and want an experienced debater. 1. No forfeits2. No trolling3. Be civilThe definitionsPoor countries- Top 20 poor countries in (

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Updated 2 Months Ago

I think we should have UFC for under 10s


Ultimate Fighting Championship. Is a mixed martial arts face off, where two guys are put in a cage and fight till one taps or is knocked out. We should open this up to under 10s....

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Updated 2 Months Ago