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Sex Education should be taught in public schools.

BeatTheDevil89
LakevilleNorthJT

I think that the title basically speaks for itself as well as the definitions. So on with my opening. Contentions: I. A bias free education is the right of every child, including sex education especially since virtually 100% of them will use it, even in marriage. II. To not teach sex education would be harmful to students III. The facts should be taught in school, morals should be taught at home because morals differ from family to family....

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5 Comments
Updated 9 Years Ago

Abortion should be illegal

Konigon
Danielle

Abortion should be illegal. it is terrible that someone would just bail out on a child who has a beating hart 3 weeks after being concieved. It is murder! no baby should be killed just because the parents are irresponsible i do not support abortion in any way!...

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6 Comments
Updated 9 Years Ago

Resolved: In my opinion, green apples taste better than red apples.

LakevilleNorthJT
Logical-Master

I will let my opponent start. I believe the resolution is quite clear. Just to clarify, apples are fruits that the human species consumes. Let the apple debate begin!!!!!!!!...

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54 Comments
Updated 9 Years Ago

It is impossible for two humans to physically touch eachother.

l2jperry
gonovice

It is impossible for two humans to physically touch eachother. Gimme your best shot! I'll make my case in the second round....

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17 Comments
Updated 9 Years Ago

flag burning

frank_gore_is_da_best
TheLibertarian

Flag burning needs to be illegal. Burning the flag is simply unpatriotic. A loyal american would protect the flag, not destroy it. The flag is the national symbol of our country....

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18 Comments
Updated 10 Years Ago

Should a person die for killing someone? Including children.

BigPlayer098
audraxheartsxyou

No. People could be givin another chance. Everyone deserves a second chance, some people even get frammed....

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121 Comments
Updated 10 Years Ago

My presidential candidate of choice MUST believe in evolution.

artC
advidiun

When choosing a candidate to support, I first discard the ones who don't believe in evolution. If you believe the universe was created six thousand years ago, I can not possibly take you seriously. I think it's important to vote for someone who believes AT LEAST in evolution. How can we have someone lead our country in a fair, logical and reasonable mannor when they don't use logic to come to a reasonable conclusion on the origin of our world? I am not debating about a belief in god or th...

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25 Comments
Updated 9 Years Ago

The US should make new funds for the Water For The Poor Act to solve for the African water crisis.

Rousseau
tjzimmer

300 millions are without water in Sub-Saharan Africa, and the problem is only growing worse. We need to fully fund the Water For The Poor Act in order to solve. It was enacted in 05, but has only been funded 10 million for regions in Africa. It needs 200 milion. Many credible literature authors beleive it can solve, and it solves for: -Water conflicts -Disease -And America's lack of Soft Power....

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13 Comments
Updated 9 Years Ago

Same-Sex Marriage Should Be Legal in the United States

Freeman
Contradiction

I want to begin by saying how delighted I am to be debating Contradiction on this very important social issue. It's good to be able to argue with someone who is so philosophically inclined. For my part of the debate, I'll be arguing that same-sex marriage should be legal in the United States. Accordingly, in this debate I'm going to defend two basic contentions. First, there are no legally tenable reasons to ban same-sex marriage. And secondly, there are good reasons to think th...

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536 Comments
Updated 6 Years Ago

Affirmative Action is Right and Necessary

FBJames
Danielle

early american settlers were racist. they captured people in africa, forced them to work in america under ridiculous conditions, then freed them and left them homeless; many families were broken up to begin with, so a lot of households had no nuclear fmaily at its core. once freed, black people had a hard time finding work due to discrimination. many found blue collar jobs as time went on and endured harsh work conditions because they had no other choice. they worked for low wages; this caus...

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17 Comments
Updated 9 Years Ago