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Orthodoxy and Islam are similar in many ways

PonticGreekMacedonian
Esiar

Hello, I am Greek Orthodox and I am here to debate about the similarities between Orthodoxy and Islam. I will be debating for this topic and my opponent will obviously debate against this topic. I will explain how both the Religions are similar but my opponent will explain how they are not. This is a friendly debate and it does not require any hate, I will respect my opponent's views. God Bless!...

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Wage Gap Is Non-Existent

Hanson13
Peili

Pro=Thinking the wage gap doesn't exist Con=Thinks the wage gap exists I'm Pro and my opponent is Con When I mean wage gap, I mean a wage gap based on genders and the belief that Women get paid less than Men for the same amount of work in 2016 and in the United States Round 1 Acceptance Round 2 Opening arguments Round 3 Rebuttals to opening arguments Round 4 Rebutting the Rebuttals Round 5 Final Statement to the voters(No Rebuttals) No insulting on ether side Good luck to my op...

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THBT space exploration should be pursued by private companies rather than governments.

warren42
missmozart

This debate is part of the first round of The DDO Olympics Team Debate Tournament, sponsored by Bsh1. I will be working with my partner, TN05, against missmozart and her partner, Biodome. Therefore, neither Biodome nor TN05 are eligible to vote. The full text of the resolution is as follows: "This house believes that space exploration should be pursued by private companies rather than governments."Structure: Round 1: Acceptance Round 2: Constructive (No r...

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Is this site failing?

bearski
Comeatmebruh666

I say it is for the following reasons 1. Fewer and fewer debates are being started. Don't know about other parts of the site as getting to them is rather confusing 2. Going back to debates people can shut down a debate by pretending to accept a challenge but never posting an argument. That sort of behavior should not be tolerated. If you think it is a bad topic ignore it. Don't deny others the chance to participate just because you don't like the topic. 3. A glitch which can't have gone...

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People have a right to unlimited spending on their own political speech.

parsimony23
SPF

The issue of campaign finance reform raises the question of whether or not government has the power to limit political spending. My argument is that the principle of free speech extends to unlimited speech; unlimited speech requires unlimited spending; political speech is a valid (and, arguably, the most important) type of speech; therefore, people--whether as individuals or organizations--have a right to spend as much as they wish on their own political speech Argument reiterated: 1) Fr...

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Corporal punishment in schools.

DonutQueen
bearski

Round 1: acceptance only! round 2 speaker 1 (me): present argument/case round 2 speaker 2 (you): present argument/case NO REBUTTING IN THIS ROUND YOU MAY NOT ATTACK MY CASE IN ANY WAY YOU MAY ONLY PRESENT YOUR CASE. round 3 speaker 1: attack your case round 3 speaker 2: attack only case not my rebuttal. round 4 speaker 1: attack/defend rebuttal round 4 speaker 2: attack/defend rebuttal round 5 speaker 1 : conclusion round 5 speaker 2: conclusion I do not believe corporal punishment sh...

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The Christian gender roles set up in the NT are contrary to the OT:

harrytruman
chrislee125

1. Google docs are not a violation of conduct. 2. I will argue that the Christan version of gender roles is contrary to the Tanakh.3. My opponent must be a Christian and must argue for the gender roles established in the NT....

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WODC Tournament: That genealogy is nothing to celebrate

ThinkBig
Bob13

Intro This debate is for the WODC hosted by edeb8. We have been assigned the topic and I am very much looking forward to debating this topic with bob13.TopicThat genealogy is nothing to celebrateDefinitionsGenealogy: Family/racial lineageCelebrate: In the context of this debate, "celebrate" will mean to take pride in. Thus to re...

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Aisha was married at six years old to the last Islamic prophet.

Stupidape
tahirimanov

"'Aisha (Allah be pleased with her) reported: Allah's Apostle (May peace be upon him) married me when I was six years old, and I was admitted to his house when I was nine years old." [0]Seems Aisha was married to the last Islamic prophet when Aisha was six years old. Sourcehttp://hadithcollection.com/sahihmuslim/136-Sahih%20Muslim%20Book%2008.%20Marriage/11408-sahih-muslim-bo...

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Resolved: If Forced To Choose, people ought to priotorize their national identity over their common

lannan13
That1User

I would like to thank That1User for accepting this debate as it is the 2nd round of Bsh1's Unique Topics Tournament. For more info you can click on this link. (http://www.debate.org/forums/debate.org/topic/91461/)ResolutionResolved: If Forced To Choose, people ought to priotorize their national identity over their common humanity.Rules1. No forfeits2. Citations s...

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