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Freedom of speech should not have limitations

Abielecki
Natec

As citizens of the United States it is our constitutional right to have freedom of speech. But take apart the word freedom. Criminals could have freedom to commit murder and steal as much as they want in a free country, terrorists could kill innocent people and cause chaos if they were free to. And a child can go to school and degrade and torment another student without punishment. When a little girl comes home crying because another girl called her ugly, there is nothing that a mother can do le...

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Communism is Fascistic in Principle

Ameliamk1
Wocambs

The issue of Communism is a divisive one, with a growing number of defenders and sympathizers. One of the most common arguments from that camp is to say that Communism, despite its despotic history, is a free system if implemented "correctly". So here is my contention: by it's very tenants, Communism demands and indeed requires the implementation of either martial law or dictatorship. To accept the Con position, my opponent must support the opposite position. Important Terms: Communism: My...

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money is more important then true love

Happy.Gilmore
Zer0_losRs

Argument 1 Money is more important then love because you need money to live A. With out money your going to die. You can not possible live with out money because you need money to buy food, water and other living essentails. Argument 2 Money can make other people happy A. With money you can help other people live. when someone else sees that it makes you happy and feel good they will give money to. Then it will be a big chain reaction of people donating money to help other live. Which is go...

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Oil production is causing environmental issues which requires a change

JayDiamond
LifeMeansGodIsGood

Oil Production is highly subject to accidents and mistakes as shown in north Dakota's boom which documented more then 1,000 accidents in 2011. (1) Exposed oil causes tragedies in even the people that use it. Humans can be effected in, but not limited to, Rashes, chronic headaches, lung disease, organ damage, and nervous system damage. (2) I conclude that oil drilling and the support of all products maintained by oil are causing massive destruction towards the Earth and we, as the human race, mus...

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Housing

Forestoftherain
Gods_Servant

Would you support legislation that prevented landlords and property owners of rental properties from requiring children between 18-25 who are still living at home to be added to a family's current or pending lease?...

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The Death penalty is wrong

diamondinbound
DavidMGold

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Bailouts Should be Banned

Oonland
MonetaryOffset

It isn't fair for the government to give money to one company just because it is in trouble. The government should stay out and just let the company die, if that's what'll happen. Another company will take its place....

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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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Updated 2 Months Ago

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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