Category: Starter Debate Lessons

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Begging should be banned

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With the economy getting as low as it is, and people losing their jobs, some people have turned to begging in order to make enough. However, …

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Automation and AI will help society

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Automation is when we take something that otherwise is done by humans, such as driving and make them automated. AI is Artificial Intelligence, which means technology …

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Breeding Dogs Should Be Ended or Curtailed

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Many dog owners feel their dog is so cute that they need to fill the world with dogs just like her, and some want to sell …

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Taxation Is Theft

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Norway is considered the most heavily taxed country in the world, at almost 45% of total GDP being derived from tax collected. Hong Kong is incredibly light …

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Household Pets Should Live Indoors

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Some individuals and families look at their pets as another member of their household while other individuals look at pets as protection for their home or …

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Assisted Suicide Should Be Legalised

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Assisted suicide is when a medical professional helps another person to end their life. While this sounds harmful, there are many cases in real life where …

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Space Exploration Is a Waste of Money

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When we think of space we often think of retro flashbacks of Star Trek and popular sci-fi shows. Sadly, the dream to travel to the stars …

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Animals Should Not Be Used for Entertainment

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Circuses, zoos, aquariums, dog fighting, hunting, fishing, horse racing, bullfighting… all of these practices keep animals in captivity and use them against their will for human …

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Should The Public Pay For A Royal Wedding?

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If you have been following the news, Prince Harry (one of the Princes of the British Crown) and Meghan Markle (an American actor) have wedded. The …

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Countries Should Invest More in Nuclear Power

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Nuclear energy is a marvel of the modern age. A single cup full of uranium – the material needed to fuel a nuclear power station – …

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The Government Should Introduce a Sugar Tax

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Over the years obesity has taken a foothold in many western societies. The average citizen’s weight has almost doubled from around 80 years prior. The diet …

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North Korea and South Korea: What Are The Developments?

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We are entering an important moment in history. The two Koreas, which have been at war since 1945, are experiencing a warming of relations with the …

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Exotic pet ownership should be restricted

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Exotic pet ownership is on the rise and presents a multitude of problems. Exotic pets should be left to professional handlers and zoo keepers and organisations …

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Windrush Generation: Who Are They and Why Are They Facing Problems?

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If you’ve been watching the news of late, especially in the UK, then you will have heard news of a group of people who are being …

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Democracy is the best form of government

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Churchill once said “Democracy is the worst form of government, except for all those other forms that been tired from time to time”. Just like any …

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Mothers should stay at home and look after children

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Women are being bombarded with messages that they can ‘have it all’, marriage, children and develop a career just so they can be seen as a …

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All drugs should be decriminalised

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The common perception is that such substances should be banned in order to protect society from their harmful effects. But do these issues really limit the …

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Teachers should be allowed to teach creationism in schools

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In 2012 a US state passed a law which protects teachers who choose to teach creationism. This is a theory that the Earth and the universe …

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Advertising is harmful

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In 2011 Google was reported to say that online advertising alone could be worth more than $24 billion a year. It has grown significantly and in …

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Every child should have a mobile phone?

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Should children have mobile phones (or cell phones in American English). This doesn’t mean they must have one and carry it with them everywhere. It is …