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Wealth doesn't "trickle down" from the rich to the poor

Kittycatsarecool
brontoraptor

In this debate, I am going to be arguing that "trickle down" economics has been a failure to the poor and middle class.Let's set some terms before we begin.Rules:1) No trolling or insults.2) If you forfeit, you automatically lose.3) You don't have to cite sources for common knowledge, although it would be preferred. If something is not common knowledge, cite it. A general rule of thum...

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Updated 3 Months Ago

deflation is good for the economy.

harrytruman
socks_are_bad

I want someone who is a good debater to accept this one because these last few debaters have either flaked out ore done a terrible job with their arguments, so please, don't. Also I will be using google documents so don't whine about "conduct," it's not a conduct violation get over it....

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Updated 3 Months Ago

Stop cutting down

Zeleboba
Prepare2Lose

To me it seems that deforestation is the step to the past. In some period of human evolution, we had to need for the timber. And I see the timber industry only in case of cutting down of sick trees and shoots, which hinder to growth of normal trees. So, if people are going to prohibit uncontrolled deforestation we will win in nearest future through elaboration of new useful technology's!...

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Will a $15 an hour minimum wage help the economy?

DigBick
ViceRegent

ey lmao...

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Should we stop hunting Lions?

Adley104
andrewz61

I think we should stop hunting lions because the population of lions was really high in the 1990-1950 (100,000 to 400,000).Now there is about 16,500 to 47,000 lions left in the wild. Lions don't do anything to us, they just want to avoid us but we provoke them and it get them angry and they start killing people because of us provoking them. We kill them for no reason sometimes just for fun or just to keeps it's head as a trophy. Heard about Cecil the Lion, Scientist were studying that Lion un...

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Capitalism is better than Socialism/Communism!

SegBeg
kyleflanagan97

The first round is for acceptance. So therefore, I will introduce myself. I will be arguing that Capitalism runs circles around Socialism and or Communism. Good luck Opponent!!!...

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Capitalism Vs. Socalism

BicoulourOcean94
kyleflanagan97

Capitalism is better than Socialism in many ways. First and foremost Capitalism gives power to the people and Socialism gives power to the Government. I hate the Idea of people living in poverty and going to bed hungry. Socialism is not the answer to these problems. The distribution of wealth does not work, it rewards people for minimum amounts of work, eventually you will run out of other people's money to use. Capitalism rewards the people for working hard. I like to think of these two ideals...

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The United States should return to the Gold Standard:

harrytruman
ConserativeDemocrat

Debate....

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Legalization of recreational marijuana in the U.S. would benefit the economy

LimeJello_yummy
blamonkey

Rules:First round is acceptance.Debate the topic.Forfieture will result in conduct points being awarded to the other position.

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Updated 3 Months Ago

The Federal Reserve

Theguy1789
harrytruman

I think the Federal Reserve should be abolished, but this debate is just to get 3 debates. It's still going to be a legitimate debate though. So, I will take the side of the brain dead bank-monger while you take the side of anyone with half a brain....

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