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Most Police Officers Should Not Carry Firearms

CanWeKnow
Robert_Weiler

Most Police Officers Should Not Carry Firearms----------------------------------------------------------------Con must agree to the following definitions before accepting this debate.Round 1 will be acceptance. No arguments will be presented by either side. The subsequent rounds will consist of opening arguments, counter arguments, and closing arguments.

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5 Comments
Updated 9 Hours Ago

Is Dark side of the moon, the best classic rock album?

Smooosh
Jack.Murray

I will be arguing that Pink Floyd's Dark side of the moon album, is the greatest classic rock album. I saw this argument on this site before, I thought it'd be nice to try it out. It's my first debate though, so go easy....

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2 Comments
Updated 10 Hours Ago

Resolved: People Should Support the Boycott, Divestment and Sactions Movement (BDS)

BrendanD19
LaL36

This debate will be over the Boycott Divestment and Sanctions movement better known as BDS. The Pro will argue in favor of BDS, and the Con shall argue against BDS.DEBATE STRUCTURE1. Acceptance, No Arguments2. Opening statements (no rebuttals)3. Rebuttals4. Rebuttals5. Final Rebuttals and closing arguments RULES1. The burden of proof is shared2. Forfeiting will results in a full 7-point loss3. No images or videos are permitted. Links to videos or I...

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9 Comments
Updated 11 Hours Ago

THBT Dumbbells are, on balance, better than Barbells for lifting weights.

Blade-of-Truth
Danfanthe

PrefaceIn the last couple of months I've become more and more involved in lifting weights at the gym. While it's incredibly enjoyable, I found myself somewhat torn between using dumbbells or barbells for a majority of the routines I do. After a month of mainly utilizing one or the other I've come to the conclusion that dumbbells are generally better than barbells for lifting weights. I'd like to see if I've come to the right conclusion on this and thus am instig...

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5 Comments
Updated 13 Hours Ago

Negative Debate: Trump v. Clinton

Hillary4Prez
brontoraptor

Hello! Because I am growing steadily more cynical about the state of our politics, what with polarization and growing animosity between political ideologies (just read this report from the Pew Research Center: http://www.people-press.org/2014/06/12/political-polarization-in-the-american-public/), I thought that it might be interesting to conduct this debate. Here are the rules:

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1 Comments
Updated 16 Hours Ago

Is the Theory of Evolution true and accurate?

Ayden_Linden
brontoraptor

Hello there, i am here to discuss why Evolution, n my opinion, cannot be disproven and is simply scientific fact, there are no holes that can be poked into the Theory of Evolution that will disprove it because as i said before, it is, in my opinion, un-falsifiable. However if you do come forward with arguments that cannot be refuted i would be more then happy to hear them, your Religious background (or lack there of) Does not matter to me, at least as far as prejudice is concerned and i would...

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0 Comments
Updated 17 Hours Ago

Positive debate Trump vs Hillary

brontoraptor
Hillary4Prez

This will be a positive debate. In this debate we will only point out good or positive things about our candidate. We will not attack the other's candidate and will simply try to sell our particular candidate. Thanks. Good luck. ...

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2 Comments
Updated 17 Hours Ago

Is The Gap Theory Biblical?

creationtruth
bigotry

Greetings in the name of the Lord Jesus Christ. This debate is about the Gap Theory and whether or not it is biblical. This is to be a friendly debate using the Bible as our final authority. Both parties agree to the inspiration and authority of scripture. Definition - The gap theory postulates that an indefinite span of time exists between Genesis 1:1 and Genesis 1:2. This time span is usually considered to be quite large (millions of years) and is also reputed to encompass the so-called "ge...

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3 Comments
Updated 18 Hours Ago

Black lives matter is promoting racism and black privilage

Letsdebate24
DavidMancke

The black lives matter movement has been advocating the innocence of convicted criminals despite all the evidence. This does not pertain to every case in recent history but the vast majority....

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5 Comments
Updated 18 Hours Ago

Summer Regular Tournament - Welfare should end in the U.S

OreosAreCool
That1User

Resolution is:Resolved: Welfare should end in the U.SI will be arguing for the resolution, my opponent will be arguing against it.Definition of Welfare: a government program for poor or unemployed people that helps pay for their food, housing, medical costs, etc. (taken from Merriam-Webster)BoP is sharedR1: AcceptanceR2: ArgumentsR3: RebuttalsR4: ConclusionRules:- No Kritiks or semant...

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1 Comments
Updated 18 Hours Ago