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Debate articles that are of highest priority to be worked on and featured in the Debate Digest section of the main page. Please feel free to shift the order of these topics, enter debate articles not listed, or [[Debatepedia User Guide| propose/create new debate articles]] not yet found on Debatepedia. Debate articles that are of highest priority to be worked on and featured in the Debate Digest section of the main page. Please feel free to shift the order of these topics, enter debate articles not listed, or [[Debatepedia User Guide| propose/create new debate articles]] not yet found on Debatepedia.
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#[[Debate: Abortion for physical deformities]] #[[Debate: Abortion for physical deformities]]

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  1. Debate: Slut Walks
  2. Debate: Late-term abortions
  3. Debate: Abortion for physical deformities
  4. Debate: Background checks at gun shows
  5. Debate: Ban on violent porn
  6. Debate: Legalization of performance-enhancing drugs in professional sports
  7. Debate: Is homosexuality a choice?
  8. Debate: Government funding for Planned Parenthood
  9. Debate: Fraternities
  10. Debate: 20-week abortion limit
  11. Debate: Foie gras ban
  12. Debate: Background checks of gun buyers
  13. Debate: Public funding for broadcasting
  14. Debate: Pre-selecting sex of children
  15. Debate: Mandatory labeling of foods with trans fats
  16. Debate: Mandating helmets for bicyclists
  17. Debate: Government owned casinos
  18. Debate: Porn at public libraries
  19. Debate: Ban on public sex
  20. Debate: Means testing for benefits
  21. Debate: Dowries
  22. Debate: Armed pilots in airplanes
  23. Debate: A right to die?
  24. Debate: Goal-line technology in futbol
  25. Debate: Swastika ban
  26. Debate: Legality of coca chewing
  27. Debate: Pete Rose in Baseball Hall of Fame
  28. Debate: Line-item veto for US presidents
  29. Debate: University professor tenure
  30. Debate: Privatizing Medicare]
  31. Debate: Prenuptial agreement
  32. Debate: IPad
  33. Debate: Allowing guns on college campuses
  34. Debate: Mini-nukes development in the United States
  35. Debate: Lockers in public schools
  36. Debate: Drinking bottled water
  37. Debate: Instant-runoff voting
  38. Debate: Insanity defense
  39. Debate: Online dating
  40. Debate: Speed dating
  41. Debate: Is a nuclear-armed North Korea unacceptable?
  42. Debate: Does "sin" exist?
  43. Debate: Manned spaceflight
  44. Debate: Shaming convicted criminals
  45. Debate: Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac
  46. Debate: Presidential pardons in the United States
  47. Debate: Abortion for physical deformities
  48. Debate: Tax exemption for churches
  49. Debate: Force feeding prisoners on hunger strike
  50. Debate: Online gambling
  51. Debate: Women in combat
  52. Debate: Mandatory year of national service for youth
  53. Debate: Paying people to stay healthy
  54. Debate: Compulsory national service
  55. Debate: Landmines in the Korean Demilitarized Zone
  56. Debate: Sex offender registries
  57. Debate: Christian divorce
  58. Debate: Sabbath Day
  59. Debate: Cyprus reunification
  60. Debate: Use of prison labor for public works
  61. Debate: Female NFL referees
  62. Debate: Estate tax in the United States
  63. Debate: Oil drilling in the Arctic
  64. Debate: Fair trade
  65. Debate: Teach for America
  66. Debate: Trying juveniles as adults
  67. Debate: Banning protests at funerals
  68. Debate: Water fluoridation
  69. Debate: National sovereignty is an inalienable right
  70. Debate: Ban on communist parties
  71. Debate: Right to carry guns on college campuses
  72. Debate: Transparent election funding
  73. Debate: Pocket knife ban
  74. Debate: Liberty is more important than equality
  75. Debate: Is religion a force for good?
  76. Debate: Anonymous campaign donations
  77. Debate: Oil drilling in the Arctic
  78. Debate: Getting a law degree if you do not want to practice law
  79. Debate: Do I want to be a lawyer?
  80. Debate: Medicare
  81. Debate: Requiring DNA evidence for executions
  82. Debate: F-35 fighter jet
  83. Debate: No-fault divorce
  84. Debate: Privatizing airport security
  85. Debate: Natural gas fracking
  86. Debate: Online university degrees
  87. Debate: Appropriateness of atheism ads
  88. Debate: Public funding of presidential campaigns
  89. Debate: Clean diesel
  90. Debate: Oil drilling ban in Antarctica
  91. Debate: Quran book burning ban
  92. Debate: Carbon offsets
  93. Debate: Renewable energy on public lands
  94. Debate: In some cases juveniles should be tried as adults
  95. Debate: Is anonymity included in free speech rights?
  96. Debate: Banning open carrying of guns in private businesses
  97. Debate: Charging for news content
  98. Debate: Closing US military base in Okinawa
  99. Debate: US national day of prayer
  100. Debate: Inheritance tax
  101. Debate: National biometric ID cards
  102. Debate: Landmines in the Korean Demilitarized Zone
  103. Debate: Voter identification cards
  104. Debate: European social democracy
  105. Debate: Washington, DC voting rights
  106. Debate: Decriminalizing marijuana possession
  107. Debate: Pre-selecting sex of children
  108. Debate: Life without parole vs. death penalty
  109. Debate: Are homosexuals born gay?
  110. Debate: Prohibition of flag burning
  111. Debate: Graduated tax rates
  112. Debate: Electronic tagging of pedophiles
  113. Debate: No-fault divorce
  114. Debate: Buying purebred dogs
  115. Debate: Humanity is progressing toward greater freedom
  116. Debate: Fine for illegal immigrants in path to citizenship
  117. Debate: Ban on public nudity
  118. Debate: Decriminalizing marijuana possession
  119. Debate: Partial-birth abortion
  120. Debate: Ex-felon right to vote
  121. Debate: Is psychology a science
  122. Debate: Mandatory counseling of women seeking abortions
  123. Debate: Palestinian state
  124. Debate: Ban on Islamist political parties
  125. Debate: Outing of gay public figures
  126. Debate: Compulsory vaccination
  127. Debate: Ten commandments in public buildings
  128. Debate: Popular election of US presidents
  129. Debate: Banning the confederate flag
  130. Debate: English as the official language of the EU
  131. Debate: Naming and shaming of sex offenders
  132. Debate: ID checks for gun sales
  133. Debate: Background checks of gun buyers
  134. Debate: Do offspring have a right to know their biological parents?
  135. Debate: Is Islam compatible with democracy?
  136. Debate: Patenting of genetically modified seeds
  137. Debate: Compulsory voting
  138. Debate: Kashmir self determination
  139. Debate: Banning hands-free cell phones in cars
  140. Debate: Military draft
  141. Debate: Maximum weekly working hours
  142. Debate: EU federalism
  143. Debate: Detention on the grounds of mental illness
  144. Debate: Estate tax in the United States
  145. Debate: Should suicide be illegal?
  146. Debate: Two-party system
  147. Debate: Ban on public sex
  148. Debate: Minority schools
  149. Debate: Carrying a handgun at home
  150. Debate: Phasing out fossil fuel subsidies
  151. Debate: Ban on employee weight discrimination
  152. Debate: Desegregation school busing
  153. Debate: Federal anti-SLAPP law
  154. Debate: Remote-control warfare
  155. Debate: Deporting illegal immigrants in the US
  156. Debate: Ban on girls wearing full veils in state schools
  157. Debate: Ban on niqab on public transportation
  158. Debate: Ban on driving with full Muslim veil
  159. Debate: Right to health care
  160. Debate: Is file sharing fair use?
  161. Debate: Unlimited personal spending in elections
  162. Debate: Biometric national ID cards to prevent employment of illegal immigrants
  163. Debate: Metered Internet billing
  164. Debate: Vocational training
  165. Debate: Military tribunals for suspected terrorists
  166. Debate: Conscientious objections of pharmacists to emergency contraception
  167. Debate: Yucca Mountain nuclear waste storage
  168. Debate: Guest workers in the United States
  169. Debate: Underground nuclear waste storage
  170. Debate: Coca crop eradication
  171. Debate: Smoking ban on public patios
  172. Debate: Anti-depressants
  173. Debate: Policy of containment toward a nuclear Iran
  174. Debate: Can a nuclear Iran be deterred?
  175. Debate: Climate change mitigation vs adaptation
  176. Debate: Timetable withdrawal from Afghanistan
  177. Debate: Nude beaches
  178. Debate: Dividing Jerusalem
  179. Debate: Tax incentives for marriage
  180. Debate: Single-sex schools
  181. Debate: China "one child" policy
  182. Debate: Single-payer universal health care
  183. Debate: Line-item veto
  184. Debate: Harm reduction drug policy
  185. Debate: Public funding for gay pride parades
  186. Debate: Moving Guantanamo detainees to America
  187. Debate: Cochlear implants for deaf infants
  188. Debate: Pill testing at night clubs
  189. Debate: Gestational surrogacy
  190. Debate: Does "God" really exist?
  191. Debate: Abortion for physical deformities
  192. Debate: Should marriage be defined as only between a man and a woman?
  193. Debate: Cartoon child porn
  194. Debate: Government subsidies of journalism
  195. Debate: Sudden-death overtime in NFL
  196. Debate: Developed world climate change debt to developing world
  197. Debate: Genetic screening
  198. Debate: Images of death in the media
  199. Debate: Atheism advertisements
  200. Debate: Death penalty exemption for mentally ill
  201. Debate: Palestinian right of return
  202. Debate: Terrorist suspect right to habeas corpus
  203. Debate: Human life as beginning at conception
  204. Debate: Value added tax (VAT)
  205. Debate: Death penalty for juveniles
  206. Debate: Electronic medical records
  207. Debate: Communism
  208. Debate: Socialism
  209. Debate: Credit cards for minors
  210. Debate: Death penalty for child rape
  211. Debate: Was the War in Iraq worth it?
  212. Debate: Emissions exemptions for China and India
  213. Debate: US ban on travel to Cuba
  214. Debate: Church involvement in politics
  215. Debate: Freeze on new Israeli settlements in Palestinian territories
  216. Debate: Terrorist suspect right to habeas corpus
  217. Debate: Is Scientology a religion?
  218. Debate: Judicial empathy
  219. Debate: Was the IRA justified?
  220. Debate: Junk food advertising ban
  221. Debate: Ticket scalping
  222. Debate: Corporate sponsorship of schools
  223. Debate: Should voters be required to show photo identification?
  224. Debate: DNA database of criminals
  225. Debate: Secular state
  226. Debate: Bush v. Gore
  227. Debate: Federal funding for embryonic stem cell research
  228. Debate: US nuclear weapons in Europe
  229. Debate: US arms sales to Taiwan
  230. Debate: Ban on mosque minaretes in Switzerland
  231. Debate: US sale of F-16 fighter jets to Taiwan
  232. Debate: Mandatory drug tests of welfare recipients
  233. Debate: Legal recognition of sex changes
  234. Debate: Ban on cage fighting
  235. Debate: Does Israel have a right to exist?
  236. Debate: Should harming animals in laboratory tests be banned?
  237. Debate: Term limits for Supreme Court justices
  238. Debate: Lifetime appointment of supreme court justices
  239. Debate: Should parents put GPS implants in their children?
  240. Debate: One-party rule
  241. Debate: Jury nullification in the United States
  242. Debate: Civil unions vs. gay marriage
  243. Debate: Ivory trading
  244. Debate: "Too big to fail"
  245. Debate: Should churches be tax exempt?
  246. Debate: Do fathers have a right to be informed of an abortion?
  247. Debate: Compassionate clemency
  248. Debate: Racial quotas
  249. Debate: Male reproductive rights
  250. Debate: Male rights to opt-out of child support in unwanted pregnancies
  251. Debate: Abkhazia independence
  252. Debate: Premarital sex
  253. Debate: Chinese non-interventionism
  254. Debate: Nativity scenes on public property
  255. Debate: National lotteries
  256. Debate: Pornography
  257. Debate: Bikini baristas
  258. Debate: Should the Bible be used for swearing-in ceremonies and in courtrooms?
  259. Debate: Minimum weight requirements for models
  260. Debate: Forbidding communion to individuals over political beliefs
  261. Debate: Death penalty for child rape
  262. Debate: Expansion of the UN Security Council
  263. Debate: Should the voting age be reduced from 18 to 16?
  264. Debate: Living constitution
  265. Debate: Negotiating with terrorist groups
  266. Debate: Race-based political parties
  267. Debate: Should the Church deny communion to individuals holding opposing views?
  268. Debate: Single-party state
  269. Debate: Intelligent design
  270. Debate: Preventive war
  271. Debate: Privatizing national security
  272. Debate: Privatizing prisons
  273. Debate: Roma nation
  274. Debate: Muhammad cartoons controversy
  275. Debate: Gallons per mile instead of miles per gallon

Second tier debates

  1. Resolved: The United States federal government should substantially increase alternative energy incentives in the United States
  2. Debate: Tanning tax
  3. Debate: Judicial review of clemency powers
  4. Debate: Equal opportunity
  5. Debate: Paper books vs electronic books
  6. Debate: Recall elections
  7. Debate: Women in combat
  8. Debate: Caps on public university tuition fees
  9. Debate: Should banks be forbidden from owning investment companies?
  10. Debate: Electric vehicle mandates
  11. Debate: Is the profit-interest compatible with health care?
  12. Debate: European Union constitution
  13. Debate: Low-carb diets
  14. Debate: Homosexuality - could be a great page but needs a bit of editing.
  15. Debate: THBT hate speech should be a crime - really needs to be put in a shape
  16. Debate: Online gambling
  17. Debate: European missile defense
  18. Debate: Space-based solar power
  19. Debate: SATS - really needs some changes and developing
  20. Debate: Campaign Finance Reform
  21. Debate: Cap-and-trade versus carbon tax
  22. Debate: NAFTA
  23. Debate: Ban on spanking children
  24. Debate: School uniform
  25. Debate: Should primates be used to develop vaccines?
  26. Debate: Non-interventionism
  27. Debate: Paying disadvantaged students to learn
  28. Debate: Parental right to see student grades
  29. Debate: Should Bush administration officials be prosecuted for "torturing"?
  30. Debate: Release of US interrogation memos
  31. Debate: Mandatory drug testing for public officials
  32. Debate: Should the US use crosses to memorialize war heroes?
  33. Debate: Should the US Army field manuel be used for all interrogations?
  34. Debate: Should governments cancel student debt during economic crisis?
  35. Debate: Extraordinary rendition
  36. Debate: Lobbying
  37. Debate: Globalization
  38. Debate: Should Israel return the Golan Heights to Syria?
  39. Debate: Mine Ban Treaty (Ottawa Treaty)
  40. Debate: Forced heirship
  41. Debate: US ratification of the Law of the Sea
  42. Debate: National Missile Defense
  43. Debate: Child beauty pageants
  44. Debate: Covenant marriage
  45. Debate: Should US expand nuclear umbrella to Middle East allies?
  46. Debate: Appointment of US senators by governors
  47. Debate: $700 billion US economic bailout
  48. Debate: Are some companies too big to fail?
  49. Debate: Military draft in the United States
  50. Debate: Organic food
  51. Debate: Truth and Reconciliation Commissions
  52. Debate: Gambling
  53. Debate: Extraordinary rendition
  54. Debate: Equal pay for women
  55. Debate: Wearing animal furs and skins
  56. Debate: Self-determination
  57. Debate: Cellulosic ethanol
  58. Debate: Russian membership in the WTO
  59. Debate: Sanctions
  60. Debate: Regifting
  61. Debate: Protectionism
  62. Debate: NATO membership for Israel
  63. Debate: Union of the Mediterranean
  64. Debate: Minimum wage in the United States
  65. Debate: Lifetime ban of athletes using drugs in sports
  66. Debate: Should public universities be free to attend?
  67. Debate: The Euro in the United Kingdom
  68. Debate: Global tax
  69. Debate: Legalization of sado-masochism
  70. Debate: Official visits to Yasukuni shrine in Japan
  71. Debate: Value of the United Nations
  72. Debate: Unicameral legislatures
  73. Debate: Tax on currency trading across borders (Tobin Tax)
  74. Debate: Surrogate mothers
  75. Debate: Should the rich pay more taxes to reduce inequality?
  76. Debate: Two-term limits on US presidents

Third tier debate articles for Debate Digest

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