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The US should allow the limited use of torture

tejretics
Hayd

First round is for acceptance. No new arguments in the final round. BOP is shared (i.e. offense is expected from both sides). "Torture" refers to "the action or practice of inflicting pain on someone in order to force them to do or say something."...

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13 Comments
Updated 3 Hours Ago

Single Sex Schools Are Better For Children

MuffinRaider
Boispam

Rules for this debate: 1. Round one will not include any actual debating; It will be used for accepting the debate terms/ any necessary questions. 2. Must have at least 3 reliable resources listed as the base for your argument. 3. Forfeiting a round is allowed but will affect the outcomes of winning. 4. No references to any religion or religious items. 5. New arguments will not be introduced during the final round. For any additional rules you would like to add, please pm me....

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No pass no play

Nate31
mleitch

No pass no play is where if an athlete is not passing they are not eligible to play....

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Gay Marriage

missbailey8
Teekee

I'll be arguing for gay marriage, while my opponent must argue against gay marriage. Structure: Round 1 - Opening Statements from Pro Round 2 - Rebuttals from Con, Defense from Pro Round 3 - Opening Statements from Con, Rebuttals from Pro Round 4 - Defense from Con, Pro Must Waive Rules: 1) No hate speech/ slander 2) No kritkiks 3) No plagiarism 4) No new arguments in final round 5) Please use citations 6) No forfeiture 7) No trolls Voting Rules: 1) Vote Convincing Argument...

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There Exists Systematic Racism Against Black People (in the US)

SkepticalAtheist
WampumDP

I traditionally only argue over the topic of religious views, but nevertheless I have a passion for arguing over a litany of topics. I stand on the Pro side of systematic racism existing against blacks within the United States, and my opponent will stand on the Con side disagreeing with the premise.The first round exists only for the purpose of introduction.I preemptively thank whoever decides to be my competitor at this point. ...

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Marvel would beat DC in a fight

kennykenkenken
Overhead

My argument is that in a fight where every single marvel being against every single DC being, each respective side working together, marvel will win. The format is: 1. Format and my basic argument 1. Acceptance and basic argument (with no proof) 2. My argument 2. Rebuttal and counterargument 3. Rebuttal and counterargument 3. Rebuttal and counterargument 4. Final arguments 4. Final arguments...

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DDO Champions League Debate: Gun Ban

Briannj17
famousdebater

Full Resolution: The USFG Should Ban Private Ownership of Firearms. Clarification This is a debate for the debate.org champions league. Thank you to airmax for hosting the tournament and to my opponent's team for their acceptance. This is a team debate! Representing the Pro side we have - Famousdebater (team captain) - FortisAnimi - Bob13 Representing the Con team we have - Lannan13 (team captain) - Briannj17 - CodingSource The rules of the debate are very clear...

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Updated 4 Hours Ago

The continued emphasis and training on Political Correctness is doing more harm than good

Ubermensch-Tsoa
Embracethecringeboi

Hello all, this will be my the fist debated created by myself! So forgive me if i'm not 100% conformed to all of your practices here on Debate.Org. Rules: No hate talk/racism/personal attacks; keep to the point. This debate is in the aims to be educational in nature and to shed light on our current political structure. I did limit the amount of characters, in the end goal to keep things on point - clear and precise. Use resources that would only be found in college written papers. http://...

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Should the sale of guns and the use of them by the police be criminalized in America?

annawaters
Ubermensch-Tsoa

I don't believe the distribution and free access to guns in the USA has been a positive practice....

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The God Debate

iTruthSeeker
missbailey8

Hello! In the mood for a good debate on the existence of God. If you are interested in participating, comment your interest and post a link to a previous debate showing your credibility. ACCEPTANCE OF DEBATE OTHERWISE IS GROUNDS FOR IMMEDIATE FORFIEGHTURE Definition of God: a personal entity (i.e., a spirit) who necessarily is eternal, perfectly free, omnipotent, omniscient, perfectly g...

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8 Comments
Updated 5 Hours Ago