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atheism=a religion, like an opposing religion

vi_spex
Xenoth

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Updated 5 Months Ago

Should Animal Testing be Legal?

Twiggy1612
Plasmastrike

Human beings act on instinct. Animals do not have that ability. That is a well known fact. However, does this simple ability distinguish us so much that while you are barely allowed touch another human, you can do completely immoral experiments to animals? I hope not, my friends. While I agree that for diseases such as Swine Flu, animals should be treated on, I find it cruel to test in perfectly healthy animals. I hope the audience can see my point on this matter....

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Updated 8 Months Ago

Are there more than 2 genders?

beavertamer69
KaylaCarter988

ur ghey if you dont vote n3rd....

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Updated 8 Months Ago

Should the US Impose a Tax on Carbon Emissions?

byaka2013
Capitalistslave

Round 1 is just for you to accept. In round 1, type that you accept my debate and nothing more. Round 2 is opening statements and primary claims. The third round is the main one, with most of your points/ rebuttals. The fourth is final statements and conclusions. The participant shall agree to no ad hominem attacks. Thank you....

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Updated 4 Months Ago

Global Warming is Man-Made

16kadams
RoyLatham

==Clarification== I will be arguing that mankind IS the cause of global warming, my opponent will be arguing that mankind is NOT the main driver of modern climate change. My opponent, therefore, is arguing that the theory of anthropogenic climate change is incorrect. This is pretty straightforward. Abbreviations which might be used: AGW -- Anthropogenic global warming CR -- cosmic ray[s] TSI -- Total solar irradiation MWP -- Medieval Warm Period SSN -- Sun spot number PDO --...

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Updated 2 Years Ago

Should we utilize flu shots to combat influenza?

x96201
SkySky16

1) The continued laboratory-developed flu shot has encouraged the continued natural development of a vaccine-resistant virus. I fear that this will possibly lead to an influenza strain that may be beyond the capabilities of scientists and doctors to combat. Our search for survivability and well-rounded health may actually become our downfall when we have reached a point where we cannot stop, or even slow, the progress of the virus. 2) Researching, developing, and utilizing vaccines (not limited...

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Updated 4 Months Ago

Anthropogenic global climate change.

Stupidape
medv4380

I will contend that anthropegenic global climate change exists. The contender will contend that anthropegenic global climate change is non-existent.StructureR1 Acceptance & definitionsR2 ArgumentsR3 RebuttalsR4 DefenseBurden of proofBurden of proof will be shared equally. This is because I am making the affrimative claim and the instiagator, yet am arguing for what is normally accepted in...

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Updated 6 Months Ago

Earth is round not flat

Youngastronomer
Sonofcharl

Greetings to the one who accepts, I (pro) will argue Earth is round, Con will argue it is flat. 1) Acceptance 2) View/Opinion 3) Rebuttals 4) Defense Good luck!...

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Updated 4 Months Ago

Humans are the most intelligent animals on Earth.

Sensorfire
Autumn-sky

This debate will be about whether humans are more intelligent than other animal species on Earth. I will be arguing for this, my opponent will argue against it (i.e. humans are not the most intelligent).Structure:Round 1 is acceptance.Round 2 is opening arguments.Round 3 is rebuttals. No new arguments.Round 4 is further rebuttals with new and/or revised arguments.Round 5 is final arguments and closing statements.<...

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Updated 4 Months Ago

Genetic Modification on Humans

zeon
Asoz

I believe that genetic modification on humans should be legal, but well-regulated. I think that humans should be able to be cured of genetic diseases, as well as the parents being given options of the child's physical appearance/traits. I do not think that genetic modification (namely CRISPR) should be used to create anything that is not human, no humans with gills for example. I look forward to an interesting debate on this subject with anybody who will challenge me in this regard....

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Updated 4 Months Ago