Checking Your Privilege can and Should be Amazing


“Checking your privilege” will be amazing once we stop calling each other names, judging each other, and deciding who is and who is not allowed to speak and instead focus on self-awareness and social cooperation.

No One is Pro-Abortion (And Few Are Fully Pro-Life)

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3. The Pro-Life Position Feels Disingenuous to Many People.

Bravery and the Political Class: Why Expectations Are Low for Our Current Crop of UK Politicians


Is there a lack of bravery in UK politicians? Peter Kirby-Harris discusses. _____ It is widely understood that David Cameron is an excellent debater. Both his experience at the Oxford Union during his undergraduate days and being Prime Minister for the past five years should give him the edge over his rivals in upcoming leadership […]

What Causes Homosexuality? Who Cares?


People have been claiming causes for hundreds of years. But does it really matter here, and now?

’50 Shades of Grey:’ The Debate

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Whether or not you’ll be watching ’50 Shades of Grey,’ you’ll be asked to discuss it’s worth. James Halcomb gives you other options this Valentine’s Day.

Comment of the Day: When discussing passionate beliefs, attitude matters.


When it comes to discussing ideas and making intellectual progress, attitude matters.

How Do We Discuss Passionately Held Beliefs with People Who Hold Conflicting Beliefs with Equal Passion?

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“If we hold our beliefs so passionately, with such certainty that we are right and with such absence of “doubt”, how can we ever hope to enlighten and change the minds of those with opposing views?”

Point/CounterPoint: The Ethics of Being a Sports Fan


Mike Kasdan moderates a Saturday Night Live style Point/CounterPoint Debate between Wai Sallas and Marty Josephson. More Cowbell!

Are You The Reacher Or The Settler?

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Ever heard of the reacher/settler debate? Jordan Gray has something new to say about it.

Is It Acceptable to Wear Pajamas at Your Kids’ Bus Stop?

Is It Acceptable to Wear Pajamas at Your Kid’s Bus Stop?

Aaron Gouveia is locked in a debate for the ages with his wife, all about the appropriateness of wearing pajama pants outside of the house

Why I’m Glad Bill Nye Debated Young Earth Creationist Ken Ham


Mark Greene believes we all have to engage the debate that Bill Nye took on.

Red Herrings: They’re Just Like Hitler

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A red herring isn’t a fish, but rather the stinkiest method to blow a discussion off course.

Please Respect Our Circum-Decision

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Renee Lute is asking for one thing in regards to the circumcision debate: Respect her and her husbands choice as parents.

Here We Go Again – The End of Men Debate


Danielle Paradis is so tired of divisive debates that accomplish nothing but alienating men and women from one another.