Resolved: It is probable that God exists.

ThinkBig
lannan13

Resolved: It is probable that God exists.Rounds:1. Con gives terms/Pro gives opening arguments2. Con's opening arguments/pro rebuts3. Con rebuts/pro defends4. Con defends/pro waives. For the purposes of this debate, the term "God" will be defined broadly as "The Supreme Being." That is to say, I this debate is not about any specific deity or religion. Hence doct...

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Acceptance of Middle Eastern Refugees into the United States

Tree_of_Death
lannan13

Hello!In light of the Obama Administration's recent completion of its goal to accept 10,000 Syrian refugees in the U.S, I would like to hold a debate on whether or not this is a good thing. I will argue that it was a net positive and my opponent will argue the opposite.First round is acceptance. BoP is shared.Looking forward to a good debate!...

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There is a Wage Gap Between Men and Women in the Workforce

Rosalie
lannan13

Resolved "There is a Wage Gap between Men and Women" Definitions:

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Resolved: Same-sex couples outght to have the same adoption rights as straight couples

lannan13
Cooldudebro

This debate challenge has been sent to Cooldudebro as I would like to thank him ahead of time for accepting this debate. ResolutionResolved: Same-sex couples ought to have the same adoption rights as straight couples. Rules1. No forfeits2. Citations should be provided in the text of the debate3. No new arguments in the final speeches4. Observe good sportsmanship and act civilly/decorously...

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Is Capitalism failing?

ThatOneCommunist
lannan13

Capitalism is failing all over the world. It is evident especially in the United States. We must find a replacement system or the world will turn to anarchy....

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Is there a god?

Bretcool5566
lannan13

Lets do a quick thought please, now think, can stars fall out of the sky? can the whole earth just flood? If this flood really happen, why is there trees older than the flood still around? how did god make the sun on day three if days are counted as a rotation of the earth on its axis? which is funny. because how was the earth able to turn if there was nothing to revolve around? the whole bible is a joke that is scientifically wrong, call it mysterious ways, I'll call it a myth. Theists claim th...

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Turing Pharmaceuticals' decision to substantially increase the price of Daraprim was ethical

ShabShoral
lannan13

This is a team debate for BSH1's tournament.Teams are as follows:PRO: ShabShoral and Bob13CON: Lannan13 and DanielleFormat:1. Acceptance2. Aff constructive, Con constructive and rebuttals3. Rebuttals4. Conclusions (no new arguments)Definitions:"Turing Pharmaceuticals' decision" - The decision to raise the price of Daraprim (pyrimethamine) to the equivalent of $750 a tablet. "Was...

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Resolved: If Forced To Choose, people ought to priotorize their national identity over their common

lannan13
That1User

I would like to thank That1User for accepting this debate as it is the 2nd round of Bsh1's Unique Topics Tournament. For more info you can click on this link. (http://www.debate.org/forums/debate.org/topic/91461/)ResolutionResolved: If Forced To Choose, people ought to priotorize their national identity over their common humanity.Rules1. No forfeits2. Citations s...

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Updated 3 Weeks Ago

Choose any Topic!!!!

fire_wings
lannan13

I made this possible to accept, so if you want to accept, just click accept.When you accept, you need to list 10 topics. I will pick one.Structure1. Pro makes the rules/ Con lists 10 topics2. Pro chooses the side, and makes definitions/ Con accepts3. Pro and Con makes arguments (No rebuttals)4. Rebuttals from both 5. Defe...

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Resolved: The United States Federal Government should establish a colony on the Martian surface.

lannan13
missbailey8

I would like to thank my opponent for accepting this debate ahead of time. This is part of the DDOlympics. Rules1. No forfeits2. Citations should be provided in the text of the debate3. No new arguments in the final speeches4. Observe good sportsmanship and act civilly/decorously in the debate5. No trolling6. No "kritiks" of the topic (challenging assumptions in the resolution)7. No counterplan.8. My opponent...

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