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Should Unicorns be able to farm? Part 2

kroshka12
firefish12

Last time we did this debate, it was two years ago and I won, of course. but now we're back to finally settle this important argument. This is only an acceptance round. To accept this debate, please resound to this. The challenge is on....

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3 Comments
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Resolved: Minimum wages in the United States should be raised to ensure the welfare of its people

gatermouth200
williamfoote

The first round is to introduce yourself and your side on this argument. There shall be no evidence or arguments in the first round. I am Gatermouth, and I believe the minimum wage should be raised. I hope my opponent accepts this challenge....

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Capitalism is dying

geothermal
Domr

Capitalism as we know it is dying.1st Round is acceptance.Pro will argue that capitalism is dying.Con will argue that capitalism is not dying.Capitalism Definition (Investopedia)A system of economics based on the private ownership of capital and production inputs, and on the production of goods and services for profit. The production of goods and services is based on supply and demand in the general market (market economy...

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Is Capitalism an Inherently Exploitative System

MaesterAemon
Emilirose

Capitalism- An economic and political system in which a country"s trade and industry are controlled by private owners for profit Exploitative - describing the treatment of someone unfairly in order to benefit from their work....

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Should Marijuana be legalized

Aparker6166
Zmerrell

Should mariejane be legal? or is to dangerous?...

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Should the US protect services from foreign competition?

tspence
MonetaryOffset

Should the US protect (certain) services from foreign competition? Which services would you say should be protected, which are succeeding and why?...

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Karl Marx > Adam Smith

CountCheechula
Jack.Jameswood1

I will argue that Karl Marx was a better economist, sociologist, and a more revolutionary person than Adam Smith AKA "Father of Economics" creator of the 'invisible hand'. 1st Round Acceptance Thanks!...

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Is gambling really a "victimless" crime?

gettgot
Jonbonbon

I feel that gambling is an individual's choice and that it truly is a victimless crime....

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Capitalism.

a_mysterious_stranger
ElectricLady

What is Capitalism?An economic and political system in which a country's trade and industry are controlled by private owners for profit, rather than by the state.----I am pro/for Capitalism, my opponent will be against Capitalism. ---...

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World Government will Impede the Progress of Humanity

wxyz2000
Delons

I believe instituting a world government will prove disadvantageous for human society. I will have the burden of proof. World government is the notion of a single common political authority for all of humanity. First round is acceptance. Second round is opening statement Third round is rebuttal. Fourth round is rebuttal and concluding argument. I have debated this before in the past, but my opponent forfeited. I might use some of my arguments in the past....

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