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Progressive Tax

WilliamsP
Danielle

In this debate, I will argue in favor of Progressive Tax. My opponent will argue against it. The debate structure is the following: Round One: My opponent will accept the debate.Round Two: ...

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17 Comments
Updated 2 Months Ago

Future vs past

Coltdg29
Dog-e

I go for past because you have to survive and what if there is something that takes your tech out huhhhhhh...!!!!...

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Updated 2 Months Ago

should rich people pay higher taxes

debatefox
travis18352

rich people have more money so they should send more money to the us we could solve our debt problem...

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Updated 2 Months Ago

The American form of economics is just indentured servitude for the middle class

nonprophet
Skynet

First round is for acceptance only...

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8 Comments
Updated 2 Months Ago

World Goverment will give Advantage

Realdy
wxyz2000

1st round acceptance, Just Say Yes 2nd Round Background why should aggre/disagree and Definition 3rd Round Argument 4th Round Argument And Rebuttal 5th Round Rebuttal and Conclucion...

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The US should establish Progressive Wage Laws

Jifpop09
whiteflame

Alright, this is an entirely new proposal based off of several already proposed wage reforms to the minimum. With that said, I'll try my best to explain it this round.Basically, they are left wing laws, that decide the wage of a company based on their....1. Employees (Third Factor)2. Capital (Liquid)

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107 Comments
Updated 2 Months Ago

The gender wage gap is a concern

A.K
Allrounder

Definitions: "Gender wage gap": a difference in the pay between men and women "Concern": a societal or economic issue serious enough to warrant government action These terms may be negotiated. Statistics are expected, and poor use of statistics should result in less votes. For the first round, acceptance (no arguments)....

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5 Comments
Updated 2 Months Ago

The Institution of Socialism

WilliamsP
YYW

Socialism is an institution I support for the most part. In this debate, I will argue in favor it, while my opponent will argue against it. I hope for a rational, mature, logical debate. I do not want propaganda to be involved in here. I want facts. This debate will follow a specific structure:R...

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7 Comments
Updated 3 Months Ago

If not in a liquidity trap, monetary policy is more effective than fiscal policy.

A.K
BobTurner

Definitions: A "liquidity trap" is when interest rates cannot be lowered enough to make a significant change in the economy. (In other words, the zero-bound problem). "Monetary policy" is the use of open market operations (buying and selling securities) by a central bank to influence interest rates. "Fiscal policy" is the use of deficit spending to stimulate the economy. Alterations to these definitions may be considered. First round: state that you accept the debate. Actual debate will...

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6 Comments
Updated 3 Months Ago

Free trade should be a norm

A.K
debater217

I am mainly looking to explore the economic implications of this topic, but political arguments are equally valid.First, some definitions:"Free trade" is the practice of encouraging mutually beneficial international commerce, by lowering barriers to trade (such as tariffs, anti-competitive subsidies, or other barriers)."A norm" is a generally, but not universally, acknowledged and accepted practice. Note: We are not debating that there sh...

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3 Comments
Updated 3 Months Ago