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|*'''[[Debate:Light Pollution| Light Pollution]]''' - Is light pollution a problem and she we try to fix it?||*'''[[Debate:Light Pollution| Light Pollution]]''' - Is light pollution a problem and she we try to fix it?|
|-||*'''[[Debate:Paid Maternity Leave| Paid Maternity Leave]]''' - Should we give working mothers a compulsory three months maternity leave when they're expecting a baby?||+||*'''[[Debate:Should children be used in advertising| Children being used in advertising]]''' - Is it fair and sensible to use children in television advertisements?|
|*'''[[Debate:Before Christ (B.C.), use of the term| Use of the term "BC" (Before Christ)]]''' - Is it appropriate to use the term B.C?||*'''[[Debate:Before Christ (B.C.), use of the term| Use of the term "BC" (Before Christ)]]''' - Is it appropriate to use the term B.C?|
|*'''[[Debate:Wikipedia, inclusionists vs. deletionists| Wikipedia, inclusionists vs. deletionists]]''' - Wikipedia has unlimited space, so should it include a lot of information, including trivia, or just selective, important parts?||*'''[[Debate:Wikipedia, inclusionists vs. deletionists| Wikipedia, inclusionists vs. deletionists]]''' - Wikipedia has unlimited space, so should it include a lot of information, including trivia, or just selective, important parts?|
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Mothers on maternity leave are not working, therefore they have no right to get paid - People get paid to work. If a mother is not working, then they are not doing their job and therefore don't deserve to get paid. It is not right to give all mothers paid maternity leave - that is the mother getting full pay for not doing anything, which is unfair. Small businesses especially can't afford to pay people who are not working, and often need to hire someone else in the person's absence, costing more money.
All mothers should have the right to maternity leave when necessary, but it does not need to be paid maternity leave. Getting paid for not working is not fair and once the person gets maternity leave, it is an unfair and unnecessary luxury to be getting paid.
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