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Quotes:"The most incomprehensible thing about the universe is that it is comprehensible" -Einstein.

The pursuit of an absolute Truth is immature, closed-minded, and detrimental to society.

Kierkegaard
TheRaven

Since the contention has already been stated, I will grant my opponent their first round to present their arguments....

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The Ld topic

Its-you-or-me
TheRaven

I would just like for someone to point out the flaws in my case and give me some new ideas Edwin Markham -"By a divine paradox, wherever there is one slave there are two. So in the wonderful reciprocities of being, we can never reach the higher levels until all our fellows ascend with us." I agree with quote said by Edwin Markham that a problem can not come to a solution until every individual has come to an agreement to stop it. Therefore I must affirm today's resolution, Resolved: The U.S...

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should the death penalty be used in the united states

austinm1333
TheRaven

the death penalty should be used in the united states for the following 13 reasons Financial costs to taxpayers of capital punishment is several times that of keeping someone in prison for life. Most people don't realize that carrying out one death sentence costs 2-5 times more than keeping that same criminal in prison for the rest of his life. How can this be? It has to do with the endless appeals, additional required procedures, and legal wrangling that drag the process out. It's not unus...

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RES: It is morally permissible to kill one innocent person to save the lives of more innocent people

twizzler11
TheRaven

I'd like to debate this LD style. I negate the resolution: "It is morally permissible to kill one innocent person to save the lives of more innocent people." I offer the following definitions from American Heritage Dictionary to aid in today's debate: Morally – Conforming to standards of what is right or just in behavior, of or relating to the distinction between right and wrong, or good and evil, in relation to the actions, desires, or character of responsible human beings; ethical....

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Felons Ought to Retain the Right to Vote in a Democratic Society

ownface5000
TheRaven

I negate the resolution: Felons Ought to Retain the right to vote. My value for determining this is social contract. My criterion for this is the ability of the social contract to uphold societal welfare. Contention 1: By breaking the social contract, citizens have forfeighted their right to vote. By granting any felon the right to vote would contradict the purpose of the social contract....

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