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|About Me:||Joined DDO in early 2015. Formal debater in the World Schools and British Parliamentary formats. I'm probably going to pursue law as a career.|
|Activities:||I work on school-related activities, participate in quiz bowls, and debate, both on DDO and formally. I also write posts for my blog. Blog: http://gotejas.com | Medium: https://medium.com/@Tejretics|
|Beliefs:||I'm a left-leaning pragmatist. Representative democracy under the framework of a constitution, with minimal interference from lobbies or corporations, is my preferred form of government. I lean toward distributist economics at the moment. I'm also an atheist, environmentalist, and feminist, and am relatively non-interventionist.|
|Books:||Manufacturing Consent, Collapse, Arguably, Failed States, On Palestine, Animal Liberation, Practical Ethics, Debating The Death Penalty, A Brief History of Time, The Extended Phenotype, The Idea of Justice, India Unbound, David and Goliath, Freakonomics, Atheism: A Philosophical Justification, 9-11, The Point of View of the Universe, The Divine Comedy, A Tale of Two Cities, The Girl With The Dragon Tattoo, 1984, Deception Point, Cloud Atlas, The Iron Heel, Brave New World, His Dark Materials, House of Cards|
|Music:||Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart, Johann Sebastian Bach, Antonio Vivaldi, Claude Debussy, Domenico Scarlatti, Yanni, Sufjan Stevens, Paramore, Alanis Morissette, Civil Twilight, Rickie Lee Jones, Pink Floyd, Mazzy Star, Dave Matthews, Gomez, Radiohead, The Black Ryder, Ben Howard, Radical Face, The Rolling Stones, Snow Patrol, The Beatles, The Who, Massive Attack, Ryan Adams, Awolnation, Jeff Buckley, Peter Gabriel, Michael Jackson, Frank Zappa, Lin-Manuel Miranda, David Bowie, Syd Barrett, Chvrches|
|TV Shows:||House, Sherlock, The Blacklist, Last Week Tonight, Real Time|
First round is for acceptance. No new arguments in the final round. BOP is shared....
Definitions :1. The gold standard is a monetary system where a country's currency or paper money has a value directly linked to gold. With the gold standard, countries agreed to convert paper money into a fixed amount of gold. A country that uses the gold standard sets a fixed price for gold and buys and sells gold at that price. 2. Fiat money is currency that a government has declared to be legal tender, but...
Pro can either start arguing in Round 1 and waive the final round, or use the first round for acceptance alone, and allow me to start the debate in Round 2. No new arguments in the final round. "Abortion" refers to "the deliberate termination of a human pregnancy." Pro has to argue that abortion, in all stages of pregnancy, should be illegal (outside of cases when the mother's life is in danger, or cases of rape). I have to argue that abortion has to be allowed in at least certain stages...
I would argue no space is an impossibility. Trying to imagine no space is impossible. Because space always surrounds a point of nothingness....
Full resolution: This house would end the War on Drugs. This is going to be a live debate, between Hayd and me. We'll post the video here. Hayd should not accept this debate until the video is uploaded on YouTube. Format: Tejretics (Pro) Hayd (Con) 8 min. Pro's 1st Constructive 2 min. Prep time 8 min. Con's 1st Constructive/rebuttal 2 min. Prep time 7 min. Pro's 2nd Constructive/rebuttal 2 min. Prep time 7 min. Con's 2nd Constructive/rebuttal 2 min. Prep time 5 min. Pro's...
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This list identifies where tejretics stands on popular issues. The choices are limited to the following:
- N/O - No Opinion
- N/S - Not Saying
- Und - Undecided
- Con - Against
- Pro - In Favor
You can also click each issue to find other members that agree with tejretics' position on the issue.
|•||Global Warming Exists||Pro|
|•||Medicaid & Medicare||Pro|
|•||National Health Care||Pro|
|•||National Retail Sales Tax||Con|
|•||War in Afghanistan||Con|
|•||War on Terror||Con|