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4 Debates

Memory Erasing Drugs are Unethical

dcarvajal1990
AustinHill4

Within recent years scientist have discovered that the drug propanol may be effective in erasing fear based memories when they are recalled. This has sparked a debate within the scientific community regarding memory erasing procedures ethical implications. Here's a link with more information: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=lwy-uMwCvu4 Rules: 5 rounds My opponent can argue from whatever ethical standpoint he or she wishes (Deontology, Utilitarianism, etc.) and I will argue based on those g...

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Deregulated Capitalism is Superior to Alternatives

Sieben
dcarvajal1990

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=InFITzIqCf0=== Framework ===Deregulated Capitalism - The bare bones laws stemming from the Non-Aggression Principle. http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Non-aggression_principle Superior - I'll chose my weighing standard later if necessary. I plan to demonstrate uncontroversial advantage. Just remember this is a comparative exercise, so if you don't employ ceteris parabis you fail. http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Ceteris_paribusAlternatives - Pick whatever you want. I basica...

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An omni-god can avoid the problem of evil

izbo10
dcarvajal1990

First we must define an omni-god, he is all loving or good, all powerful, and all knowing. This god is also the creator of the universe.Problem of evil basically If God is all-good, he would destroy evil.If God is all-powerful, he could destroy evil.But evil is not destroyed.Therefore, such a God (all-good and all-powerful) does not exist.My opponent wll have to come up with a solution that does not limit gods power, goodness,or knowledge. He/she can start in the 1st round but will not be...

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Deregulated Capitalism

dcarvajal1990
Brainmaster

A deregulated form of a capitalism such as the libertarian's conception of it is generally bad for society and increases the gap between the rich and the poor....

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