Political Correctness and Terrorism

bsh1

IntroDarenskiy approached me and asked to debate. This was the topic we agreed on, and I think it is an interesting and highly relevant one. It should be an interesting and timely debate.Due to a recent experience of mine with receiving almost no votes on a high-quality debate, I have decided to make this a judge-only debate. Judges were selected based on their impartiality and on the fact that they were recently active in terms of voting. The judges...

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Corporal punishment in schools.

DonutQueen

Round 1: acceptance only! round 2 speaker 1 (me): present argument/case round 2 speaker 2 (you): present argument/case NO REBUTTING IN THIS ROUND YOU MAY NOT ATTACK MY CASE IN ANY WAY YOU MAY ONLY PRESENT YOUR CASE. round 3 speaker 1: attack your case round 3 speaker 2: attack only case not my rebuttal. round 4 speaker 1: attack/defend rebuttal round 4 speaker 2: attack/defend rebuttal round 5 speaker 1 : conclusion round 5 speaker 2: conclusion I do not believe corporal punishment sh...

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Resolved: That the United States should recognize the Armenian Genocide

ThinkBig

Preface The Armenian Genocide is sadly one of the least recognized genocides in recent history. The genocide began on 24 April 1915 when Armenian intellectuals and public figures were detained and executed in Constantinople, the capitol city of the Ottoman empire. By 1917, more than 1 million Armenians were murdered by the Ottomans. [1]

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DDOlympic: Abortion should be illegal

fire_wings

PrefaceI thank Bob in advance for selecting this topic with me. He desired to debate this, when I didn't, but this was the only topic we could do. This is for the DDOlympic single debate's tourney, and it is round 1. The topic is abortion. My opponent needs to say that abortion is illegal, and should be banned...

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Assisted Suicide

HeavenlyPanda
ThinkBig

Round 1-accepting Round 2-debate Round 3-rebuttal Round 4-rebuttal Rules No new points in the last round. No plagiarism. Source your information if you can. I am for assisted suicide. My opponent is against assisted suicide....

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The USFG should reinstate the Glass- Steagall Act.

Peepette

**Unique Topics Tournament** Pro will argue that the GSA should be reinstated, CON that it should not. Rules: No forfeits

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The Earth is Flat

edawg99
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Round 1 for acceptance, round 2 for arguments, round 3 for rebuttals. You have all been told lies by the corrupt government. May God help us all. ...

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Unique Topics Tournament Round 1 User v.s. Fire: Hate speech should be permitted

fire_wings

Resolution: Hate speech should be permittedI thank my opponent User for debating me in this debate, and thank bsh for making the unique topics tourney. The BoP is shared, as both sides need to make arguments, and Pro has to affirm that hate speech should be permitted, when Con needs to say that hate speech should not be permitted. DefinitionsHate speech: "a commun...

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Unique Topics Tournament: The U.S. should implement a policy of containment with regards to China

bballcrook21

I would firstly like to thank Bsh1 for starting this tournament. This is currently the first tournament that I have participated in, so hopefully it should prove interesting and enjoyable. I also would like to thank my opponent and friend, MrVindication, for accepting this debate topic, and would like to wish him luck for this debate, and the remainder of the tourname...

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R1 Summer Tournament: Jury Nullification

Lexus

This is the first round of the Summer Regular Tournament hosted by Tejretics. Thanks to tej and to blamonkey for being my opponent. Resolved: In the United States criminal justice system, jury nullification ought to be used in the face of perceived injustice. Round 1 - Acceptance Round 2 - Constructives Round 3 - Rebuttals Round 4 - Defense/closing Definitions are open and can be debated....

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