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Progressive Tax

WilliamsP
Danielle

In this debate, I will argue in favor of Progressive Tax. My opponent will argue against it. The debate structure is the following: Round One: My opponent will accept the debate.Round Two: ...

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14 Comments
Updated 1 Day Ago

The Big Bang Theory

hillkill65
yomama12

I believe there is countless facts to support the big bang theory. Rules Round 1: acceptance. Round 2: Opening. Round 3: Argument. Round 4: Rebuttal. Round 5: closing argument any other closing comments. This is my first Debate on here so I am just trying to further my understanding of debate and hopefully gain some experience...

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2 Comments
Updated 2 Days Ago

Students Should be Allowed to Have Their Cell Phones at School

Intrepid
scienceNerd48

First round is for acceptance. All definitions will be used in context of the resolution. Standard conduct applies, including no trolling....

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4 Comments
Updated 1 Day Ago

Was the US founded as a christian nation?

jlove2live
TalkForLife

I am arguing that, against popular belief, the United States was not founded on any religious beliefs....

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4 Comments
Updated 1 Day Ago

Serious Debate: Justin Bieber is a space alien.

Loveshismom
Jifpop09

I will be arguing that Justin Bieber is an alien from space. I will allow Con to argue first....

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3 Comments
Updated 1 Day Ago

Private Schools have better extra-curricular opportunities than Public Schools

MIKSTERBOSS
jacobie1121

Hello, The topic we are debating is "Private Schools have better extra-curricular opportunities than Public Schools". This resolution must, most definitely stand. The definition of the word "extra-curricular" in this debate is an non-mandatory activity such as field trips. Lunchtime and after-school clubs count as "extra-curricular". School Dances or Parties do not count as "extra-curricular". In the first round, neither of us can bring up points, we can only define the resolution. In...

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Updated 1 Day Ago

Atheism is the default position

nonprophet
Pillowface

First round is for acceptance only.For this debate, it must be accepted that the definition of Atheism is "The Lack of the Belief in a God". No adding new arguments in later rounds No word games. No playing with semantics. No vague definition of words. If you use a word that can have several meanings, make it clear what you actually mean. ...

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14 Comments
Updated 10 Hours Ago

Starting this debate was a bad idea

Dakota-Hiltzman
TheEpicGlassesGuy

Background information 1. I am a college student in his last week of class prior to finals. 2. It is currently 3:02am and I have a 9:00am class in a few hours 3. I am on the verge of making an A in two of my classes, and every bit of studying I can do at this point will help. Arguments 1. There are 5 rounds, a character limit of 8k, and a 24 hour time limit. I'm subjecting myself to a lot of torment while still having a lot on my plate. 2. I'm not going to learn much from this debate...

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Updated 22 Hours Ago

Track and Field is the best sport there is

Phoenix61397
Raymond_Reddington

The first round will be for acceptance. Second round will be for opening arguments, third will be for rebuttals, and fourth will be for final rebuttals/closing arguments. Some definitions: Sport- An activity involving physical exertion and skill that is governed by a set of rules or customs and often undertaken competitively. Best- Better than all others (any way can be used to prove this, I do not have to prove that it is better in every single way than every other sport, just that overall...

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0 Comments
Updated 10 Hours Ago

Human cloning

Linkish1O2
Nickoli1996

In this debate I will support human cloning. First round is acceptance, then the next 3 rouns will be arguments and counter arguments. On a different note I have done this debate before 4 years ago, and failed miserably, time to redeem myself....

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2 Comments
Updated 18 Hours Ago