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Was Ronald Reagan a Good President?

syracuse100
MettaWorldPeace

I will start off by simply stating, Ronald Reagan was one of the greatest presidents in our history. That, of course, is my opinion. I want to be the one to rebut first in this argument, so I will use my first round as a pass. I will gladly rebut any statements that prove that Ronald Reagan was a bad president. I believe that I can not only accomplish at destroying these arguments, but also making strong points in showing you how he was one of the finest presidents America has ever had....

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Updated 6 Hours Ago

Monarchy vs Autocracy

Belak

Before we begin, when I say monarchy, I mean absolute; and when I autocracy, I mean rule by a single group of military or financial officials. I will be taking the position of Monarchy being superior to Autocracy, and you must prove to me the opposite....

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Updated 8 Hours Ago

Should colleges be free?

RepublitariansUnite
TBR

Colleges should not be made free: First Round is Acceptance Second round is our case Third round are rebuttals...

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Updated 13 Hours Ago

Socialism: could it work in the western world?

AjGunnersson
JosephHogan

Socialism as a definition: a political and economic theory of social organization which advocates that the means of production, distribution, and exchange should be owned or regulated by the community as a whole. First round: Acceptance. By accepting this argument you agree to present a valid argument in which prove socialism is not a valid form of political ideology that is suitable for the modern world. (Take note that grammar will be a contributing factor to this debate). Source...

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Updated 15 Hours Ago

Healthcare and Education (Kindergarten - College) should be free

W1ll1ph0n3
JaSam

I would like to debate the follwing issue: Healthcare and Education (Kindergarten - College) should be free Here are the rules: -1st round is acceptance -Con and I will have 72 hours to debate and 3 rounds each -Con an I have to use reliable sources and rational arguments -No insults...

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Updated 19 Hours Ago

Pro Life

abbycate
Texas14

I personally am pro-life, I believe it is wrong to kill innocent babies who don't have a choice or say. I believe that it is the job of a mother to protect and take care of her children not brutally murder them. A life is a life whether it is the size of a pea or 300 pounds it is still a life a deserves to live in this world. As soon as the baby is made it has a soul, therefore that souls deserves to live its life. I 100% believe that it is wrong to kill lives who haven't even had the chance to...

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Updated 18 Hours Ago

Snipers are cowards

warren42

This debate was inspired by director Michael Moore's tweet calling snipers cowards who will shoot you in the back. *Note, the "shoot you in the back" part is not a part of the resolution, but rather used to provide some more context. The full resolution is "Snipers are cowards."* http://www.dailymail.co.uk/news/article-2916171/They-cowards-not-heroes-Michael-Moore-slams-military-assassins-Oscar-tipped-movie-American-Sniper-hits-theaters.html If you want to take Pro and debate me, please le...

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Updated 1 Day Ago

Racisim

Jopophoto

My stance: Racism is illegitimate and contains no logic whatsoever. I am totally against racism as a Christian. I would like to debate the ethics and the justifiability of racism amongst Christians, so please only respond if you are Christian yourself. Please post your argument in the next text box....

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Updated 1 Day Ago

Gay marriage?

Little_bear1
benjacannada56

Gays are human. Its not like they are aliens! They can have babies as well. Lesbian can produce babies. A gay couple can adopt. I don't have anything against the bible, but it doesn't state that same sex can't married. I believe that people should be able to follow their heart. Even if that leads them to gay/lesbian marriage. These people are just expressing themselves....

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Updated 1 Day Ago

Communism is a better system than capitalism

Magikarpediem
JudeMatgi

'a theory or system of social organization in which all property is owned by the community and each person contributes and receives according to their ability and needs.' That is the definition we will be using (which admittedly leaves a lot to interpretation) 1st round will be acceptance. You are not allowed to argue over semantics. I'll be very interested to have this debate...

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Updated 1 Day Ago