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Is "justified true belief" a good definition for knowledge?

STMannew
lol101

To say "justified true belief is good definition for knowledge" is a conflation of belief and knowledge, as all "belief" is believed to be true and as such its justification is implied in one way or another. However, not all knowledge is known to be true. Therefore, "justified true belief" is a good definition for belief instead....

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Updated 14 Hours Ago

Capital Punishment Should be Abolished

Hayd
Toviyah

PrefaceThis debate is for Lee001’s July Beginner’s Tournament Round 2. I as Pro will be arguing that Capital Punishment should be abolished. My opponent, Toviyah as Con will be arguing that Capital Punishment should not be abolished.

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2 Comments
Updated 6 Hours Ago

National Security is more important than privacy.

SnaxAttack
Boesball

This debate shall be about whether or not National Security is far more important, than privacy. I am Pro meaning that I am on the side that "National Security is far more important, than privacy". My opponent shall argue the opposite.Rules:1st Round: Acceptance and any needs of clarification2nd Round: Opening Argument (Try keeping it short)3rd Round: Rebuttals and any new arguments4th Round: Rebuttals an...

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Updated 23 Hours Ago

Mario is (kinda) better than Sonic.

dpotus
Pegicorn

Many people think that Sonic is better than Mario because he's faster. However, I disagree. I'm not saying that Mario pwns over him, but when it comes to a fight, Mario is slightly better....

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Updated 18 Hours Ago

That Modern Day Life is Boring

comerfge
cathaystewie

I believe that modern day life is boring. The amount of time that people these days spend on phones, tablets, computers and watching TV is unbenificial for our personal health and lifestyle. The use of digital technologies is reshaping human brains and the impact on young people must be considered by their parents and educators, a neuroscientist warns. This neuroscientist is Professor Susan Greenfield of Oxford University. "If you're a very young person and you haven't developed, let's say, a ro...

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Updated 2 Days Ago

The United States should adopt Universal Healthcare

IndependentTruth
Logical-Master

Restarting this debate because my opponent forfeited the last one.1st round is for accepting the debate2nd round is to argue points3rd round is for rebuttals4th round is for further rebuttals and closing statementsDefinitions:Universal Healthcare: Universal health care, sometimes referred to as univers...

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4 Comments
Updated 19 Hours Ago

The nature of nothingness is negative not neutral

wallfly
JustAdmitAMoronBeatYou

First round is acceptanceburden of proof lies on both partiesI am going to prove that nothingness is a negative that subtracts from existence. Con has to prove that nothingness is neutral, that is, it does not exist therefore it has no characteristics. (or con can argue for some other characteristic) ...

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Updated 14 Hours Ago

Why India needs net neutrality?

anurag7017
TheOpinionist

Network neutrality ensure equal, fair and open access to internet for all and seeks to achieve this by legally preventing any blocking, throttling or paid prioritization of any content on internet or any applications that use the internet to deliver that content to the end user. Telcom co. lose revenue when the user shifts to internet based services. This will make it difficult for them to invest in network enhancement, or innovate to ensure better services to the users....

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3 Comments
Updated 54 Minutes Ago

This House Believes that Children should be Allowed to Own and use Moblie Phones.

brianjustin3709
Blade-of-Truth

Hello we have 3 rounds1. Acceptance/ Definition2. Body3. ConclusionNo forfeiting.DefinitionPhones: A device that can do almost anythingChildren: KidsBan: Stophttp://www.merriam-webster.com/ ...

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4 Comments
Updated 1 Day Ago

Is marching band a sport?

jhenley9111
jobosno

I have been wanting to create this debate for a while. In this debate I would like to use the definition from Dictionary.com. "an athletic activity requiring skill and physical prowess and often of a competitive nature"...

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9 Comments
Updated 2 Days Ago