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It would be immoral to enslave a self-aware Artificial Intelligence

The_Immortal_Emris
blackkid

Con has suggested that it would not be immoral to enslave a self-aware, self-reliant and self-determining Artificial Intelligence. Pro will argue against the enslavement of a self-aware, sentient and rationalizing intelligence. First round for acceptance. Definitions: "True" AI (Artificial Intelligence): This argument will be made under the hypothetical framework that a fully self-aware AI will be possible in the future. This hypothetical AI would have the ability to take in stimu...

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23 Comments
Updated 2 Days Ago

Vigilantism *Official Tier Tournament: Round 1*

doomswatter
Raisor

*Official Tier Tournament: Round 1*Resolution: Vigilantism is morally justifiable when the government has failed to enforce the law.DefinitionsVigilantism: The methods, conduct, attitudes, etc, associated with vigilantes....

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2 Comments
Updated 1 Day Ago

Who was a better president. George Bush or Bill Clinton. For Bill.

Aparker6166
FantumHeist

Who was better?...

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6 Comments
Updated 2 Days Ago

Why is every body wrong about every thng

kennethR
Ajabi

EVERY one IS WRONG EVERY one IS WRONG EVERY one IS WRONG EVERY one IS WRONG EVERY one IS WRONG EVERY one IS WRONG EVERY one IS WRONG EVERY one IS WRONG EVERY one IS WRONG EVERY one IS WRONG EVERY one IS WRONG EVERY one IS WRONG EVERY one IS WRONG EVERY one IS WRONG EVERY one IS WRONG EVERY one IS WRONG EVERY one IS WRONG EVERY one IS WRONG EVERY one IS WRONG EVERY one IS WRONG EVERY one IS WRONG EVERY one IS WRONG EVERY one IS WRONG EVERY one IS WRONG EVERY one IS WRONG EVERY one IS WRONG EVERY...

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Updated 2 Days Ago

The Death Penalty for the guilty

Mopi
FantumHeist

Right, I'll be going against why there should be no death penalty for the guilty.1)Firstly, it goes agaisnt the very law of Right to protection of life, by awarding a person the death penalty, we ourselves are violating the law and a violation of law is not acceptable2) Its does not teach the guilty anything, if you look at it. The death penalty, the person just dies there is no learning and no going through pain and realizing the mistake they've made, wehreas...

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13 Comments
Updated 1 Day Ago

Should Marijuana be legalized

Aparker6166
Zmerrell

Should mariejane be legal? or is to dangerous?...

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Updated 2 Days Ago

Are Aliens Real

MadisonPotts
TiaraW99

Aliens do not exsist because if they did we would all be taken over. People that believe aliens are real are confused by sitings of planes as the so called "UFOs."...

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5 Comments
Updated 2 Days Ago

On Balance, Individual Liberty is preferred over Individual Obedience

18Karl
kasmic

Note: For all those who play on semantics here, this debate resolution will be based upon the cost-profit analysis of the debate motion. Hence "on balance" Any attempts to use semantics to corrupt this debate motion ought to be castrated, well, metaphorically.Rnd. 1: AcceptanceRnd. 2: Debate BeginsRnd. 3: Debate/RebuttalsRnd. 4: Rebuttals/Counter-RebuttalsRnd...

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4 Comments
Updated 1 Day Ago

ELO doesn't make you a good debater

Truth_seeker
9spaceking

ELO has nothing to do with whether or not you are a skilled debater, but is determined by many factors. First round acceptance...

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Updated 4 Hours Ago

Popular fiction can be inferred to be a parable of spiritual events.

Burls

The position that Pip and Magwitch in Charles Dickens' novel 'Great Expectations' are representative of spiritual roles is ridiculous....

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2 Comments
Updated 2 Days Ago