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Gay marriage should be permitted

tejretics
Jerry947

Full resolution: Just societies should permit same-sex marriage. First round is acceptance....

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12 Comments
Updated 7 Months Ago

Should hunting be illegal?

amp4942
StarHunter

I believe hunting should be legal. To start this off, I should explain why humans have rights and animals don't. Humans have a natural tendency to form societies, similar to animal packs, but much more sophisticated. In order to keep our societies civil, we formed governments to keep the people in order. The best form of government turned out to be a representative democracy, which represented the people in the most effective way. In order to represent people in this system, they needed to be...

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Updated 1 Month Ago

Homosexual couples can raise children just as well as heterosexual couples.

Danielle
MouthWash

This debate is based on my opponent's assertion that homosexual couples cannot raise children as well as heterosexual couples. He's agreed to debate me on this topic before; however, due to my work schedule I was unable to participate and had to forfeit. Apparently he has a lot of credible sources to back up his point of view. While I don't care about the automatic loss, I'd like the opportunity for my opponent to defend his beliefs. I'm planning on taking Thursday off, so hopefully that plus th...

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121 Comments
Updated 4 Years Ago

Should it be against dress code for students to have facial piercing in school?

Ruth-less
BMHTheGreat

The piercing on one student in no way affects, physically or mentally, the stabability of another student. Making piercings, except those located on the ears, agaist the rules of dress code, is completely ridiculous and uncalled for....

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1 Comments
Updated 2 Months Ago

Are trigger warnings and safe spaces a beneficial thing to society?

Tadeusz
wafflelover1

Format of Debate: Round 1. Acceptance. Round 2. Present Argument. Round 3. Rebuttal. Round 4. Concluding remarks. I wish my challenger the best of luck....

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7 Comments
Updated 3 Months Ago

A privately owned business should be able to legally choose who it serves.

Iacov
TheRealSpassky101

I will be arguing that the statement presented in the title is true. Please allow for the first round to simply be acceptance and no new arguments in the finale round. As for the middle rounds, well anything goes. Definitions: Privately owned business: a company or business with private ownership. Legally: permitted by law. Serves: perform duties or services for. http://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/serve http://www.dictionary.com/browse/legally http://www.investopedia.com/terms/...

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13 Comments
Updated 2 Months Ago

Is being apart of the LGBT+ community wrong?

straightup.gong
gadsila

Being apart of the LGBT+ community is not wrong in my eyes. If anyone would like to be the Pro in this debate, please accept....

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3 Comments
Updated 4 Months Ago

To be any part of LGBT is to have a mental disorder.

Iacov
daddyboipucci

I will be arguing that the statement the title says is true.For round one please present any definitions you wish to establish I will start the debate in round two.Mental Disorder: any of a broad range of medical conditions that are marked primarily by sufficient disorganization of personality, mind, or emotions to impair normal psychological functioning and cause marked distress or disability and that are typically associated with a disruption in normal thinking, feeling, mood, behavior...

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9 Comments
Updated 2 Months Ago

Homeless people are a nuisance? Yay or Nay.

aimee25717
Dirty-Morgs

I have no argument for or against. Just wanting a simple understanding of how people feel about homelessness....

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3 Comments
Updated 2 Months Ago

Persuasive Debate: Animal Rights

fire_wings
missbailey8

Full Resolution; Persuasive Speech Debate Writing Format: Animal RightsI thank my opponent missbailey for doing this with me, and I thank Rosalie which made this program. This is a persuasive speech debate, no BoP, no rebuttals, just your arguments to convice the vo...

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88 Comments
Updated 8 Months Ago