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Adolf Hitler was a good Artist

Emilrose
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As Pro, I will be arguing that Adolf Hitler (chancellor of Germany from 1933-1945) was a good artist. Definitions: 1.) good a.) pleasant or enjoyableb.) high quality, standard, or level***********************************Due to Adolf Hitler going on to become leader of the Nazi Party and subsequently the Chancellor of Germany, we only have a limited set of art samples to judge. However, I will do my best to showcase their superiority. Con, will have to argue that Hitler's art is not good. He may...

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Did Thomas Jefferson have a relationship/have children with his slave Sally Hemings?

ThedebaternamedJ
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Ground Rules- Anyone accepting the debate will be taking on the position of someone who believes Thomas Jefferson had a relationship with his space, Sally Hemings No ad hominems Evidence for arguments is appreciated, but I will take you at your word Round 1 will be opening arguments Round 2 will be rebuttals Round 3 will be extensions Round 4 will be closing arguments Resolved: Thomas Jefferson did not have a relationship with Sally Hemings Opening argument The basis on which most h...

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Is marriage (only) about the union of two loving people ?

M-Y
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This interrogation came to me when the issue of same-sex marriage was brought up a few years ago. I would often hear the argument "if two people love each other, why can't they get married ?". This argument proceeds, in my opinion, from a liberal conception of society. But based upon this logic, if love is all that matters when it comes to marriage, can I marry my sister if I claim to be in love with her ? Can I be married to 5 people if I say that I love them ? Can I marry a pencil as well ?...

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The Lies of Obama are more consequential than those of Trump

Realist2016
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Major US media properties like New York Times, Washington Post, CNN etc. keep telling us that Trump is a liar. For example, NYT has a webpage titled "President Trump's Lies, the Definitive List". Yet, the lies of Trump are trifling in comparison to those of Obama. Trump lied about the size of the crowd at his inauguration, about the percentage of Cuban Americans who voted for him, etc. In comparison, Obama lied about whether Americans would be able to keep their health care plan, whether h...

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Information Transferred over Older Mediums Is Always More Legitimate

holla1755
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The older the medium over which information is transferred, the more legitimate the information is. For example, information received face-to-face from another person is always more legitimate than information received through texting on a smartphone. My thesis for this debate is similar to a quoted claim I made on Twitter on December 28, 2016 (https://twitter.com/paulemok/status/814322169119383552), "'The older the medium that information is transferred, the more legitimate the information o...

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