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Gay marriage should be legal

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YoungBrain

Straight forward debate on gay rights. Men should be allowed to marry men and women should be allowed to marry women. My opponent will argue that this is only heterosexual couples should marry. Set up Round 1 = acceptance Round 2 and 3 = arguments and rebuttal Round 4 = closing speech (rebuttal but no new arguments) Rules Forfeit and you lose conduct. New arguments in R4 and you lose conduct. No "shouting" or bad language Only accept this debate if you are actually against it. I lo...

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25 Comments
Updated 5 Years Ago

Gay marriage should be legal.

YYW
drmigit2

First round will be for acceptance. I thank you. You thank me. Everybody's a happy family. Round 2 will be for opening arguments. I say a whole lot of stuff to support one side. You say a whole lot of stuff to support the side I'm not supporting. Debate commences. Round 3 will be for refutation and case reconstruction. I tell you what is wrong with your case. You tell me what is wrong with my case. We debate. Clash happens (ideally). Round 4 will be for closing arguments. Some ground...

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25 Comments
Updated 5 Years Ago

Is gay marriage okay? Why?

Skywalker900
MikeTheGOd

I know that many people will come in and say it's against the bible, but it actually isn't. Many things that supposedly are against homosexuality in the bible are actually just grossly mistranslated due to hundreds of years of changing each word to be easier to read. In the original manuscript in Leviticus, it said that it was offensive, or Tovah. If it were a sin it would have said Tovah Yahweh, or offensive to God. It said it was offensive because during the time it was considered a disgrace t...

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25 Comments
Updated 1 Year Ago

gay marriage should be legalized

pensfan
MoralityProfessor

I think gay marriage should be legal because there no different then a man and a woman in love. yes, the bible might say its wrong but doesn't it also say that god loves ALL his children, and doesn't it also say that everyone is created equal under the eyes of god? it could also raise some peoples self-esteem. Studies show that LGBT teens are between 30 and 40 percent more likely to attempt suicide than their straight peers. some of these teens might think "what's the point of living if I cant m...

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24 Comments
Updated 3 Years Ago

Gay marriage should be legalized in all states

radicaalllll
thelogicalchristian

I believe that same sex marriages are the same at heterosexual marriages. To me marriage is between 2 people who love each other, and they would favor in sharing their love for the rest of their lives. As we live in a modern day society, people are now re-defining the meaning of marriage and is starting to suppose gay rights, and that's great! But there is still a percentage of people who believe it's wrong. Gay marriage can be a positive thing prior to our financial system. If gay marri...

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23 Comments
Updated 3 Years Ago

Gay Marriage Should Be Legal

breanadawnx3
Neonix

In my belief, everyone is equal and therefore they should be treated equally no matter what their are and what they stand for. I believe in Same Sex Marriages and the right for Equality for the whole LGBT community. When two people get married, it signifies their unconditional love and commitment to each other. A member of the LGBT community, primarily a homosexual human being, is still a human being regardless of which gender they prefer to be with. The support for gay marriage is so very littl...

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23 Comments
Updated 5 Years Ago

Gay marriage should be legalized in the United States.

WriterDave
1dustpelt

This debate is being set up to argue the resolution that gay marriage should be legalized in the United States. I had intended for this to be a debate between myself and 16kAdams, but according to his profile, he is not accepting debate challenges at this time; therefore, if someone else beats him to picking up the gauntlet, so be it. Since I am the one making the claim that gay marriage should be legalized in the United States, I shoulder the burden of proof. Because I shoulder the burden of...

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Updated 5 Years Ago

Gay Marriage

piymonk
darkkermit

It seems that many people use the bible as a reason as to why Gay Marriage should be illegal. With the separation of church and state, all the bible's texts (or any other religious writing's for that matter) are rendered useless. One can also argue by saying that because gay people cannot reproduce, they should not be together since the point of life is to reproduce. One can counter by saying that life isn't about reproducing, and even if it was, many straight people fail to reproduce as well, b...

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23 Comments
Updated 6 Years Ago

Gay marriage should be legal in all 50 states.

michigainman56
JeffDaRef

Hello welcome to the debate! I will be pro for gay marriage. And con will be against gay marriage. 1ST ROUND IS ACCEPTANCE ONLY!! Good luck to you! (Please don't use to much religion to back your claim.) This is my 3rd gay marriage debate. Have a wonderful day! Thanks!...

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23 Comments
Updated 1 Year Ago

Gay marriage

harrytruman
Pigzooka

start using your brains and don't just listen to the liberal television OK? A little common sense goes a long way. So, here is the various bible verses about homosexuality; Leviticus 18:22 Leviticus 20:13 Romans 1:26-27 1 Corinthians 6:9-10 1 Timothy 1:8-10 Jude 1:7 So there you go, also, I never did get the whole "born that way thing", before I figured it out my thoughts about it were "You guys been watching too much 'invasion of the body snatchers'", but now I get it, after having a lon...

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23 Comments
Updated 1 Year Ago