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Does Raising The Minimum Wage To $15 Help?

Joey888
spencercrat123

In this debate, my opponent and I will argue on whether raising the minimum wage helps. For the first round, my opponent will accept the debate. For Rounds 2-5, my opponent and I will place down our arguments and rebuttals....

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4 Comments
Updated 1 Month Ago

Should Race Be An Option Put On Job Resume and School Test?

TrinitHall.o
TBJ

We've all had a time in out lives where we had to bubble in our race on school test or select race on job resumes that gave us no choice otherwise but my question for you today is should such practices be ban if so /no not Why?...

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4 Comments
Updated 1 Month Ago

Minimum Wage

ThePraetorian
McMount

I argue that minimum wages pose a definite trade-off between wage gains for some and unemployment for others....

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3 Comments
Updated 1 Month Ago

child labour should be made legal in under developed countries.

xzfkx
GarrettPerry

To begin with, child labour has its own pros and cons. It may be beneficial for some and may not be so beneficial for others, but when it comes to under developed countries, in most cases child labour is considered essential. Child labour is a major source of income in households that aren't well off, and making it illegal would mean taking away a source of income, therefore must not be banned....

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3 Comments
Updated 1 Month Ago

America was never a democracy.

otogun
Gaberdoodle

America was never a democracy.A democracy is a form of government which the people rule, hence democracy means, "the people govern", if all power was distributed amongst the people equally and not selectively. Why was there a Civil Rights movement ? I am new to this, so if I made a mistake please correct me....

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2 Comments
Updated 1 Month Ago

Marxism (con) vs Capitalism (pro)

ThePraetorian
TheBenC

Not sure how many true marxists are on here, but if you are a marxist, please accept if you wish to have a respectful debate over marxism and/or capitalism. I am capable of debeating exploitation theory, the LTV, alienation, and other marxian postulates....

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Updated 1 Month Ago

The Federal Reserve

ThePraetorian
EagleRyder

I argue that the Fed is needed to counter deflation and maintain a healthy and balanced economy....

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Updated 1 Month Ago

The Federal Reserve should be abolished:

harrytruman
Bob13

My opponent must prove that the Federal Reserve is beneficial and should be kept, while I must prove that it must be abolished....

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5 Comments
Updated 1 Month Ago

is abortion murder

suppakappa
SJM

if you ask me, denying life without consent in any way is murder....

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Updated 1 Month Ago

Should college and healthcare be government-controlled?

perfectjfl10
ritchie.mg

Economics has shown that capitalism always brings out the most efficient use of resources and allocation. However, history has shown that unregulated Laissez-faire capitalism has its own downfall as well. Therefore, it's important for the government to control certain aspects of the market, such as defense and infrastructures for the common benefit of every citizen. However, I also argue that "humanitarian" institutions such as college and healthcare should be controlled too. Here are some of my...

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3 Comments
Updated 1 Month Ago