Federal Student Loans Should Be Abolished.

Valladarex

Hello, this will be a debate on whether or not federal student loans should be abolished. As pro, I will affirm that the federal student loan system is more harmful than beneficial to society, and that there are better alternatives to the current system. Con will be defending the status quo. I would like a debater who has had at least 3 debates completed. The debate will be 4 rounds, with an 8,000 character limit. First round may be for acceptance only or for con's first arguments, depen...

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Drawing Debate

Mikal

This is a Drawing Debate. My fiance and I have been trying to find a way to spend time together on the site. She loves to draw and is pretty freaking good at it, so I came up with the idea of a drawing debate. She shall participate in this herself.Each round a person shall submit a drawing. It has to be sketched with pencil or pen. At the bottom of the Drawing you are to sign your DDO username or at least something noticeable where people will know you ac...

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Bestiality should be illegal in all cases in the United States

bluesteel
bubbatheclown

First round is for acceptance only. Bestiality = sex between a human and a non-human animal Because bestiality is currently legal in many states (such as Texas), the BOP is on Pro to argue for a change to the status quo....

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China should become a Federal Republic.

Jifpop09

Pro will argue China should become a Federal Republic, con will argue the opposite. $th round will not be played, unless I am pm'd to extend it. Only conclusion should go there until I do. One rule... - You may not argue the republic part. We will assume they have the US federal government system of states for the purpose of the debate....

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DDO Members Union (Pro) vs. DDO Revolution Party (Con)

bubbatheclown
Jifpop09

The Debate.org Members Union (AKA DDO Members Union) is an organization that was founded on March 1, 2014. It was formerly known as the Troll Hunting Society, but after an hour or two of its existence its name was changed to the current name. The Union was inspired by Jifpop's "DDO Revolution Party," but it is an entirely separate organization. Anybody, regardless of race, age, gender, sexual orientation, and political stances, may join the Union simply by saying they wish to join. The DDO Mem...

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The earth is probably less than 10,000 years old.

GarretKadeDupre
bluesteel

In this debate, Pro will argue the evidence that the earth is younger than 10,000 years, and Con will argue the evidence that the earth is older than 10,000 years. The debate is to be determined by the preponderance of evidence. Years are taken as units of time in the conventional sense as presently measured, not in an allegorical or poetic sense.The claim that the earth is less than 10,000 years old is part of Young Earth Creationism (YEC). In this debat...

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Being Gay/bi-sexual is normal & natural

AtheismJD

I would like a solid debate. I will be debating on the side that being Gay/bi-sexual is normal & natural. Round 1 is acceptance the debate. Round 2 - Opening arguments. Round 3 - Rebuttals. Round 4 - Closing arguments. Rules: The rounds must be followed as stated above....

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Metaphysical Naturalism is False

janetsanders733

I will be arguing that metaphysical naturalism is false. My opponennt will argue it's true. I would like to thank my opponent for accepting this debate.Round 1: Acceptamce Round 2: Opening arguementsRound 3: RebuttalsRound 4: Conclusion...

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The American Civil War was fought over Taxes Not Slavery

bettabreeder

I belive that the American Civil War was fought over Taxes Not by Slavery. If you decide to debate you will chose Con stating that the war was slavery related. Enjoy :)...

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Developing countries should prioritize environmental protection over resource extraction

Sashasharks

I Negate resolved developing countries should prioritize environmental protection over resource extraction when the two are in conflict. My value is morality Should in the resolution is defined as: used to indicate obligation duty or correctness usually when criticizing someone"s actions Therefore the resolution implies morality My Valued Criterion is consistency with the social contract John Locke"s social contract states that the government has the duty to protect the life liberty and pro...

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