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"Portrayal of Teenager's Body Image on Media wields more Negative than Positive Effects." Discuss

Ants
WhoIsToSayWhatIsRight

The media sets an unrealistic expectation on body image for teenagers. Most fashion industries utilize media to garner viewership and consumership on their products. Industries select models based on their physical apearances to promote their product. This is usually done by editing the photographs to make men look bigger and women smaller, most of the time these are unreal and false figures that viewers are deceived into believing. For example, the recent controversy that Target edited an image...

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Abortion is Wrong

rugbypro5
Illegalcombatant

I am taking the stance that abortion is wrong in all cases except when the death of the mother is unpreventable. Feel free to post your first argument in Round 1....

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Jesus Christ Existed as a Historical Person and was Not a Myth

daley
A341

My opponent must argue that Jesus didn't exist at all and his whole story as recoded in the Bible was borrowed from pagan myths. He must present his arguments in his opening round, showing why he doesn't think Jesus existed. He must also give sources for his claims. Here I present my opening argument which shows that Jesus was a real person who started the Christian movement. "But not all the relief that could come from man, not all the bounties that the prince could bestow, nor all the aton...

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Updated 5 Hours Ago

Evolution

funnycn
goalex

I believe evolution is true. Con must prove evolution is not true or is mostly false.This is a debate about evolution. If you choose to accept, follow these rulesi. First round is acceptance.ii. If you use the bible as a source, you must have another source to back up the claim. You may NOT use two bible sources. If you igno...

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Commune-ism: Within the Church it will always be crushed

pivot
SFG2344

The Pro position, (mine) is that Commune-ism and Communism are the very same thing, and that these are anti-Christian life styles. You can't remain in the Church and be a Commune-ist or a Communist. As always my main source is the Bible but Con is welcome to use any source and good luck Con. 4 rounds 1 Acceptance/introduction 2 The beginning Church in first century Jerusalem 3 American Commune style christian, (with a little 'c') organizations past/present 4 Summation From the firs...

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Updated 6 Hours Ago

Genetic Engineering in Agriculture

DanK
WhoIsToSayWhatIsRight

I am pro GMO in this argument as I believe it to be a safe and effective method to address many problems including, reducing the amount of pesticides are used in agriculture, increasing yield and decreasing costs, combating global warming and diseases that attack the crop. This is a 4 round debate, the opening round is for acceptance and a short statement on your position(optional). Please only accept if you are going to dedicate to this debate. Cite all sources, be prepared to define terms,...

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Updated 7 Hours Ago

Can we live on the moon by 2025?

harrymate
swagwhale

First round is for accepting; there are two other rounds for debating. Please DO NOT FORFEIT. If you want additional rounds please comment or send me a message before you accept. Thanks and good luck!!!...

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Updated 7 Hours Ago

Hitler was an Atheist, not a Christian

TheGayAtheist
XLAV

Hello, and welcome. I'll be taking the pro/for side for this debate. How it'll go: 1: Acceptance round. 2: Argument. 3: Argument. 4: Argument. 5: Argument and a thank you, along with a "Vote for pro/con!"...

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Updated 7 Hours Ago

Do grades measure intelligence ?

Bestivitiness
Mopi

What are your opinions?...

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Updated 7 Hours Ago