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Resolved: Abortion is morally impermissible

unitedandy
Dookieman

IntroductionI want to thank Con for agreeing to participate in this debate. He is an excellent advocate of the Pro-Choice position, so hopefully we can have a worthwhile exchange. In this first round, I will put forward an affirmative argument that abortion is impermissible. Also, I want to make it clear that the debate resolution is whether abortion in general is morally impermissible (i.e. abortion in the case of normal pregnancies). DefinitionsAbortion – the intentional termination of a...

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Should we retain teh status quo regarding the monarchy

lucasd_j
unitedandy

I am arguing to retain the monarchy as it is beneficial to our country and a fundament al part of our culture tradition and history. Firstly, a common argument from anti monarchists is that the queen is a waste of money, money of which could be spent else where especially in our faltering education and health care system theoretically we could save lives by paying for another 3000 doctors a year as the monarchy costs 52 million in the pocket money for the queen and 150 million for the rest of...

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Elective abortion should be legalized

KaleBevilacqua
unitedandy

Who wants to debate me up in here?...

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RESOLVED: Gay marriage

PeriodicPatriot
unitedandy

If you want to debate, by all means, do it. Don't give me hate comments. Rules: (1. Religion can be brought up as gay marriage is opposed by many religions. (2. No forfeits (3. Calm anc collective (alliteration meaning have a calm and collective debate) 10,000 maximum 4 rounds 3 days...

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This House believes that abortion is morally permissible.

DeletedUser
unitedandy

This is in case UnitedAndy wishes to debate this resolution for the Jury debating tournament. The resolution is as it stands. The resolution itself is:This House believes that abortion is morally permissible.I'll wait for my opponent to accept. Thank you....

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