Resolved: College athletes should be paid

blamonkey

Rules 1. First round is acceptance 2. No new arguments in the final round 3. Be courteous 4. Refu...

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America needs more socialism.

edawg99

Round 1: Rules and position clarification. Round 2: Opening Statements. Rounds 3 and 4: Evidence/Rebuttals Round 5: Closing statements. I will be arguing that America needs more socialism. Best of luck to my opponent!...

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Does the Christian God Exist

Jerry947

This debate challenge is for Kasmic who indicated that he would want to debate me on the existence of the Christian God. The resolution is "Does the Christian God Exist?" -Pro argues that the Christian God does exist. -Con argues that the Christian God does not exist. Rules... Round 1: -Pro gives definitions and sets up debate -Con accepts the debate (acceptance only). Round 2: -Pro gives opening argument -Con gives opening argument...no rebuttals. Round 3: -Pro respond...

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Teen make foolish desicions with their immature prefrontal cortex?

NiWatts

I think that teenagers make stupid decisions with their prefrontal cortexes? Do you...

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Resolved: The voting age in presidential elections should be lowered to 17

blamonkey

Rules1. Comment before accepting the debate2. It may take me a while to respond, so be patient3. No trolling4. No kritiks5. No forfeiture6. Be courteous7. No new arguments in final focus, you may refute if you want to.Round structureR1- Pro provides caseR2- Con (me) present my case, pro refutes

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College Athletes Should Be Paid

Danielle

I will begin my arguments in Round 2. I prefer to debate someone with experience.If you are restricted from accepting this debate but have an interest, let me know!The first round will be for my contender's acceptance. Good luck... and Go Scarlet Knights!!!...

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[Your preferred theory of ethics] is tenable when examined closely

Reductio

I will ask that my opponent represent a popular ethical framework, and I have given some options below. If you wish, you may represent an alternative view, however. Pro: Representing Mill's Utilitarianism, Kant's Formalism, Locke's Rights Ethics, or Aristotle's Virtue Ethics, present an argument that supports the validity of your position. Con: I will be arguing that not only are all systems of ethics irrational, but that they can be easily applied to opposing sides of a number of modern m...

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This house believes that GM crops are safe and GMOs should not be labeled

ThinkBig

Resolved: GM Crops are safe to consume and foods made with GM ingredients should not be labeled. Definitions GM/GMO/Genetically Modified Organism: Genetically modified organisms (GMOs) can be defined as organisms (i.e. plants, animals or microorganisms) in which the genetic material (DNA) has been altered in a way that does not occur naturally by mating and/or natural recombination. The technology is often called "modern biotechnology" or "gene technology", sometimes also "recombinant DNA...

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You choose

Xenoes

You choose the topic as this will be my first debate here and I can't think of any ideas to debate. I would like to debate almost anything within the topics of science, religion, or politics. First round will be acceptance. Second presentation of arguments Third will be counters fourth refutation of counters and final words No new arguments will be presented in the final round....

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Resolved: The West should recognize Crimea as under Russian Sovereignty

BraxtonC

I will be arguing that the West (western liberal democracies) should recognize Russia's sovereignty over the Crimean peninsula. First round is for acceptance. Second round for opening statements. Closing round is for summation....

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