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The idea that a human can act outside personal Interest is a delusion

angryduck
Beginner

We accommodate our morality to move with the vagaries of circumstance. The Idea that morals are constant are delusional. We make sense by pretending we are somehow good when in fact like any other animal we react to anything not unlike a slug might recoil against sunlight....

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4 Comments
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There is no unchanging, separate self.

Strycora
PhilK

First round for acceptance only. The feeling of being an individual separate from ones environment is inevitably found to be illusory. There is no core to being, no "observer" or "soul" that continues from life to life, or even, from moment to moment. All things are subject to change, and there is no unchanging substrate to this change. Indeed, "essence" is an illusory notion....

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5 Comments
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It is impossible for God to not exist!

Imperfiect
Envisage

How can god not exist? It is like if you say that a baker ceases to do baking business!God is the wheeler dealer of existence, no way would he have succeeded in this trade if he didn't poof himself into existence!

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20 Comments
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Addiction is a disease and should only be a health issue and not a criminal issue.

StarHunter
FreedomBeforeEquality

CHALLENGE ROUND!Hello and welcome! Is addiction better handled with health care intervention or with criminal and judicial punishment? This is our issue and the focus of this debate.The struc...

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4 Comments
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Doctor's and failed cancer diagnosis.

kiwib4con
GiantPurpleOctopus

If a Doctor fails to diagnose a patient with cancer after many complaints of pain only to find out later the patient has an aggressive form of it in the bones and later dies...does that mean the doctor should get done for manslaughter?...

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Euthanasia is never the option.

LuciaR
Luxray2854

Euthanasia should never be considered. This option is disrespectful, inhumane, and self-centered....

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US military intervention in Syria

ahmed51
triniattorney

Syrians are seeking to overthrow leader Bashar al-Assad. His regime is cracking down violently on anyone who is against him. Since the fighting started in march ,over 7000 Syrians have died. Therefore US military should intervene in Syria....

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what do you think the age is for a teenager to have sex at

dekotacat1
ttmaguire6

i think a teen should be albe to have sex at the min of the age 14 but should be albe to when they feel like their ready...

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2 Comments
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Why do girls take things so serious even when your joking?

ttmaguire6
dekotacat1

So i find that girls take things so offensive when you are kidding... For example, i will be talking to a girl and she will call me stupid but she will be completely joking then like 5 min late i will call her dumb 100% joking and it is completely obvious... She gets really made and uses it against me for like the next 3 days then flips out on me about how i am always being mean to her when she can only remember when i said that to her and i was joking...There are many more examples but that is...

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3 Comments
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Protective Edge was justified, and was conducted with professionalism

FreedomHawk
18Karl

I will argue in this debate that Protective Edge (name of the latest Israeli military operation in Gaza Strip, and, to a lesser extent, in the West Bank) was justified, and was also conducted with professionalism and moderation . First round for acceptance Second round for the argumentation Third round for rebuttal and counter-argumentation Last round for conclusion...

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7 Comments
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