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Homosexuality is immoral

J.Kenyon
JimProfit

JimProfit has been trolling the forums lately with his anti-gay spiel. Whenever called out on it, he has been unable to coherently explain *why* he thinks homosexuality is immoral. This has led many to speculate that his feelings are owing to personal issues with denial and self-loathing. Here I've provided him with a platform to explain his views to the DDO community and to dispel such rumors. Because Pro has an onerous burden of proof to uphold, I'll give him a head start to lay out his cas...

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32 Comments
Updated 3 Years Ago

Is Homosexuality wrong?

Retrospace18
nerdyandnotsoproud

This question has been raised in many different forms, on this site. Mostly in the form of "Should gay marriage be allowed?". But never to my knowledge has it been discussed directly. So the questions stands. "Is Homosexuality wrong?" Homosexuality is not wrong. 1)Many people, automatically bring up the bible, when faced with this question. And thats fine, for those that believe the bible. But, what about those that dont? Sure the bible has been used to set the foundations of countries an...

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40 Comments
Updated 6 Years Ago

Black people are cool.

DoctaFly
Kleptin

Black people are cool yo. They are funny, intelligent, good at sports, prideful of their heritage, aspirational, chill and da schizz. I LOVE black people. And I love it when they beat down crackas. They deserve it. Who dares to disagree? What say you, whitey?...

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18 Comments
Updated 6 Years Ago

WHY DO COLOR MATTER IN MOST AREAS.

Tboyd110
kels1123

OKAY TO START OUT MY ARGUMENT, I BELIEVE THAT COLOR SHOULD NOT MATTER ANY WHERE. EVERYBODY SHOULD BE TREAT EQUALLY AND RIGHT. I TRULY BELIEVE THAT WE SHOULD STOP ALL THIS HATRED IN THE WORLD ON BLACKS AND WHITES. WE ARE ALL GOD'S CREATION. if we stop trinna focus on the color of other folks then maybe we all could get somewhere in life. white people have a saying about the blacks folks, and black folks got a saying about the whit fols. the white people saying about blacks folks are saggin spell...

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23 Comments
Updated 6 Years Ago

Backpacks are better than purses.

watsUpthr
Vi_Veri

I am a woman who doesn't carry a purse. I think they are frivolous and a waste of money. Many women carry purses as a fashion statement and spend more on a new purse than their car payment (ex. Coach brand). I say just use a backpack. They are more practical and you can carry books around which will give you something to pass time if you get stuck somewhere. Plus you don't need a closet full to match your outfits. One for all works just fine!...

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12 Comments
Updated 6 Years Ago

The Attitudes of White and Black people today...Of course this does not apply to every individual.

the_conservative
Tatarize

Before i begin i would like to say that i am not a rascist,nor Nazi,etc...and this is based on what i see in my school and schools nationwide. I am white and i am Scots-Irish and German but most importantly i am an American. When are the blacks going to start saying they are Americans instead of African-Americans. We don't go around saying we are European Americans,Asian Americans etc......we are a unified country...we know your black you know im white. In the inner-city there are many young kid...

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39 Comments
Updated 6 Years Ago

Abortion is Prima Facie Morally Wrong

Apologician
TheSkeptic

I'm going to offer a brief outline of the pro-life position that I defend, and I will engage in further argumentation in the subsequent rounds. The fundamental issue regarding the abortion debate is not women's rights or other factors which concern personal autonomy, but over the status of the unborn child. Variants of the personal choice argument presuppose that the unborn child is not a human person, for if the unborn child is indeed a human person, then no amount of freedom justifies its e...

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73 Comments
Updated 4 Years Ago

Being gay is not a choice.

mongeese
Danielle

Gay - homosexual - having the romantic or sexual attraction or behavior among members of the same sex, situationally or as an enduring disposition http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Homosexual Choice - the mental process of thinking involved with the process of judging the merits of multiple options and selecting one of them for action http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Choice I contend that being gay is a choice on behalf of the person whose sexuality is being questioned. There are at least two...

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37 Comments
Updated 4 Years Ago

Black Rednecks and White Liberals

Paradigm_Lost
Danielle

I recently read a book entitled "Black Rednecks and White Liberals," written by a senior fellow at the Hoover Institute, a conservative think-tank on the Stanford University campus. http://www.tsowell.com/Rednecks.htm Needless to say, the book is compelling and chock-full of well-sourced material lending credence to his suppositions. There are a myriad of topics contained within the book, however, as the title of the book suggests, I would like to discuss, well, black rednecks and white li...

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3 Comments
Updated 6 Years Ago

There should be an age restriction to the people who can participate in debates.

buletman
Rob

First of all, I have wanted to start this debate for a while, but my problem was wondering which side I fell on. There are many young adults on here, <18, that are very capable of forming logical, rational arguments. With that said, there are also some who can/choose/do not do this. However, since I believe this site's main endeavor is the creation of knowledge, in order to not chance missing out on knowledge, we should not restrict anyone from debating, and that is why I'm against creatin...

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7 Comments
Updated 6 Years Ago