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Flat Tax is Good for the Economy

blackkid
lannan13

I think it's bad for the economy. Accept and tell me otherwise, piteous mortal....

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6 Comments
Updated 3 Months Ago

Welfare Should Be Abolished.

Lee001
kasmic

Resolved: Welfare Should Be Abolished. This debate will go to Kasmic. I am very honored and pleasured to debate him! Definitions: Abolished: "To destroy completely." Welfare: "Financial or other aid provided, especially by the government, to people in need." R1. Acceptance R2. Argument's/ Rebuttals from Con R3. Argument/Rebuttal's R4. Conclusion Sources: https://dictionary.search.yahoo.com/search;_ylt=A0SO8072UEpVhPkALCNXNyoA;_ylu=X3oDMTEzZDRrbzNnBGNvbG8DZ3ExBHBvcwMxBHZ0...

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110 Comments
Updated 3 Months Ago

Technological Unemployment exists in aggregate

Cowboy0108
Bogcha

R1. is acceptance R2. is argument only R3. is counter arguments Pro has BOP. Character limit is 4000...

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3 Comments
Updated 3 Months Ago

Resolved: Immigration policies should be expanded to compensate for a growing U.S. society

ColeTrain
CASmnl42

*This is open to CASmnl42. If you are not him, do not accept*This is a serious debate. Do not ask to accept if you are not serious about this debate. It should be impossible to accept. If interested, say so in the comments and ask any necessary questions.This is a topic of great interest to me, and one I wish to be a...

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37 Comments
Updated 3 Months Ago

The best way to increase wages is to decrease unemployment.

Cowboy0108
CommunistDog

I am arguing against price controls for labor and labor unions. Instead, I am arguing that the government should, instead of focusing on raising wages, should focus on decreasing unemployment. My opponent can start in R1 or just accept. That is up to him/her....

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1 Comments
Updated 3 Months Ago

Keynsian Economics

Cowboy0108
Go4thegold

I will allow my opponent to state the pros of Keynesian Economics (either classical or neo). I will then attempt to counter them using history, economic theory, and economic trends. Whichever is relevant....

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The Minimum Wage

Cowboy0108
imsmarterthanyou98

The minimum wage is a law set by the both the federal government and the states to create a minimum rate at which workers can work. According to researcher at the Cato Institute Mark Wilson, this law was created during the Great Depression as part of Franklin Roosevelt"s economic policies (Wilson). It has, however, grown since it was first instituted. Today, members of Congress are trying to pass a minimum wage law that would raise the minimum cost of labor to $10.10 from the current $7.25. This...

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5 Comments
Updated 3 Months Ago

Unitomic's May Tournament: Progressive Tax is superior to Flat Tax for a nation to utilize.

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That1User

This will be a three round debate with "Round 1" used not for debate but for acceptance. ...

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15 Comments
Updated 3 Months Ago

Progressive Tax

naponiello
manduke

I am against a Progressive tax. Taking money from the rich, doesnt mean the Federal Government will give it to the poor. And define rich? and define poor? What makes a person poor, or what makes a person rich? People work hard for their money, whether you agree or not. There are plenty of poor people who worked hard, and are now rich...

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Updated 3 Months Ago

The FairTax system of taxation should be adopted in the USA

Cowboy0108
lannan13

First round is acceptance Second round arguments only Third Round Counter Arguments Forth Round responses Debate rounds are shorter so make sure you are committed to this debate if you accept! You may argue for another tax system if you so choose (i.e. flat tax, VAT, etc.)...

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4 Comments
Updated 3 Months Ago