Gene Therapy

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asyetundefined

The Pro would be arguing the side "It should be acceptable for parents planning on having a child to perform gene-selection upon embryos."...

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Updated 10 Years Ago

Proposition 8 should not be passed.

Wayne
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Proposition 8 is a motion that is based on irrational grounds. It is a pointless fight against change because it is reasonable to predict that eventually, gay marriage would be legal in all parts of the United States for the same reasons that African Americans and woman now have the same rights as a white male. The con side will have to prove why Proposition 8 should be passed....

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The government does us more harm than good.

actorgurl
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Being that it is really obvious that there are a lot of problems going on in America right now, the government should be taking care of us right? They should be protecting us against things like led poisoning and not making it so hard to live. The gas prices are out of this world and only going to get worse and living in itself is not going to be easy. Who is at fault here? Is it us as American citizens? No it is the fault of the government. THEY are the ones raising the prices of gas, food, uti...

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Updated 11 Years Ago

National Missile Defense.

Duron
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Considering that a single nuclear detonation on US soil could kill millions of people, it is the government's obligation to protect Americans from nuclear assault. That includes a missile defense shield. We currently have no protection from nuclear missiles launched at our shores, and this must be rectified as soon as possible. Missile defense is a necessity. We do not want another pearl harbor....

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Pope John Paul II was a great man. His philosophy and political thought was right on the money.

GMan
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I wish to start out my opening argument by saying that in history you rarely come across a person who is skilled at both spirituality and politics. People often assume that to be religious you have to be a "softy" or to be in politics you need to be "cold". JPII showed us that neither assumption is true. He was a man of immense kindness and mercy, having traveled to almost every nation and culture on earth during his reign as Supreme Pontiff, he was able to reach out to people in ways no other p...

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