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What can humanity to offer a better life.

sxq471
SX23

Hello there. I'm new to this website an giving it a fair try. I think of myself as a deep thinker. I'm a ADHD 24 year old southern college kid, (If that sound right? :p) with a mind that never stops trying to figure out problems. Well, after class today I spoke to a intellectual elder about how there is so many simple minded people in the U.S.A. ( a worker at a MC Donald are a person to collect government checks) who either don't care about there life nor there offspring's furthe...

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Updated 3 Years Ago

Resolved: Vigilantism is justified when the government has failed to enforce the law.

idkmybffbill
masterzanzibar

I would like to debate in LD format. Thanks! "Since the governments are in the pockets of businesses, who's going to control this most powerful institution? Business is more powerful than politics, and it's more powerful than religion. So it's going to have to be the vigilante consumer." It is because I agree with Anita Roddick that I affirm the resolved, vigilantism is justified when the government has failed to enforce the law. For clarity I offer the following definitions: Vigilantism:...

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Updated 5 Years Ago

Industrialization in India does not benefit the poor

meeranazer
TPF

India's industrialization has played havoc with its poor. The juggernaut of industrialization leaves the great Indian middle class climbing aboard over the bodies of the struggling masses or staying out of the way. Today, the sign of destruction looms nowhere larger than in agriculture. India is dying rather than living in her villages. All natural resources such as land, water, forest, which used to be common property indispensable for people's survival, are being forcibly acquired by the st...

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Updated 3 Years Ago

Cheaters using the name of charity to solicit money from people.

DarrelChua
Chapule

In our society, there are people who used the name of charity to let you 'donate'. The money is not for charity, but for themselves....

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Updated 1 Year Ago

The people on this site are hypocrites( excluding the arguing) they talk of ignorance on the christi

ChickieBobbie
Your_Conscience

On the part of the Christians but they do not realize the logic and reason of the Catholics ( mainly) for example they say it is wrong ( in terms of A RELIGIOUS ARGUMENT) to assume that all that is unnatural is evil, is it not bad when a cow acts mad ( not in accordance to the cows nature ( unnatural)) or when a dog meows..what other evil is there besides that which is corrupt? I will be pointing out the ignorance sand general points of theological reasoning in order to show how flawed the viter...

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Updated 2 Months Ago

Resolved: Intelligent design should be taught in American public schools.

ScarletGhost4396
GenesisCreation

First round acceptance....

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Updated 2 Years Ago

Marijuana Should Be made legal throughout the world

CynicalDiogenes
Artpop

Basic rules:1.1st round for acceptance, 2nd round for opening statements.3rd for rebuttals and final round for conclusion.2.No semantic re-interpretation.3.burden of proof is equally shared by both parties....

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Updated 9 Months Ago

Gay Marriage is an Abomination

goodtissue4
RepublicanMan

Gay marriage is an abomination on this planet. God said that marriage and everything that goes with it is between a man and a woman only. Homosexuality perverts this, and it can also lead to HIV/AIDS....

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Updated 6 Months Ago

World Online Debating Competition: All Forms of Abortion Should Be Legal

CJKAllstar
Ajabi

The resolution is that all forms of abortion should be legal. I will be proposing this motion and BOP is on myself. Ajabi will simply be opposing this motion via negation and arguing why all forms of abortion should not be legal. First round is acceptance, second for the contentions, third for extension and rebuttal, fourth for re...

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Updated 2 Weeks Ago

Parents should be legally identified and held responsible

RoyLatham
krazzybrandon

The full resolution is: "The parents of each child should be identified as a legal requirement and the parents shall be held responsible by the government for the costs of raising the child." Parents should be held responsible for the care of their children. Unidentified fathers cannot be held responsible. The problem is growing due to the large number of births outside of legal marriage, many with unidentified fathers. In the US in 2007: * Number of live births to unmarried women: 1,5...

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Updated 5 Years Ago