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Voting Reform

bsh1
Wylted

PrefaceThis is a debate over who should be eligible to vote in DDO Presidential elections. This debate has become necessary due to some controversies that came about after and during the recent election season. A minimum ELO of 2,500 is needed to vote on this debate. Response times are 24 hours. Each side has 8,000 characters.My ProposalA voter should be eligible if they meet one of the following bullets:<...

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Is the act of civil disobedience in democracies sometimes necessary?

RickiNodriguez
Wylted

In life sometimes what a body of people say is wrong. Should we accept that? We've adopted a holiday in American to celebrate Dr. King who stood up against the government itself and died for what he believed. Now that would be considered civil disobedience....

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tic tac toe

400spartans
Wylted

X - - - - - - - - Tic tac toe is very philosophical....

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Is man, by nature, a worshipping animal?

KittyEmPhilosophy
Lukas8

Is it more natural to be an Atheist, or to believe in a deity? All through time, all over the Earth, man has fallen into prayer under a being he believed to be higher than himself....

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Resolved: Abortion is morally permissible.

lannan13
Harold_Lloyd

I thank Harold_Lloyd for accepting this debate as it's been in the works, but got placed on the back burner due to the DDO Elections and all the drama that comes with it.RulesFirst round is rules and definitions by Con, Pro will begin his constructives.Round 2: Con's Constructives (No rebuttles), Pro's rebuttles.Round 3: Con's rebuttles, and Pro's rebuttles and conclusion.Round 4: Con's rebuttle and conclusion, Pro will post "No round as...

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religious and ethnic charities should be discouraged and not be eligible for tax relief

iqpiblog
Emilrose

religious charities serve the purpose to provide charity to the needy within their own religious communities. we live in a secular society in which we strive to ensure that all citizens possess the same rights and obligations as each other, irrelevant of religion race standing etc our government has a duty to uphold this secularism in the interest of maintaining a fair society. our govt can certainly not support organisations such as religions whose interests serve only divided segment...

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Dogs are better than Cats

Seanburns
vinny.field

Cats are better than dogs because they are more independent. You do not have to worry about a cat drooling on the carpet, cats do not require inordinate amounts of attention or time. A well trained out-door cat is like your shadow, you forget its even there....

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Is it normal to like guys that is younger then you?

mdepyper19
billgreatss

Don't listen to some of the people here. I think its completely fine. In fact when I was reading your question I was like, hey that sounds like me. (no kidding) I like this guy who is maybe a year or a year and a half younger than me, but I mean I don't think that's too much of a difference. He's kind and sweet and understands people well, and I don't really know what he thinks of me. Well okay I catch him looking at me...

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Should the holocaust be a mandatory topic in school?

iramski
SonicGhost

There are so many lessons to be learnt from the Holocaust - good, bad, and way beyond ugly. How did it get to that stage? What drove the offenders, and what drove the rescuers? How do we ensure that, if something similar should arise, that we will never, ever remain bystanders? Bystanders were, in many cases, essentially passive offenders, because without their silent consent, the Nazis would have had a much harder time in doing as much damage as they did. The amount of good that rescuers did is...

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Does school rule?

gavynwre
AbandonedSpring

School is to learn about things you never knew or sometimes have to review! Most think that school is a waste of time! But this make school rejoice or just another childhood memory?!...

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