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Are we headed for WW3?

Iran feels as though it’s facing a threat to its existence. With that, they have, essentially, two choices: back down or attack. So far, they’ve attacked. And the US punched back. Clearly, neither side has been able to get the other to back down.

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Should the US help Hong Kong?

Hong Kong protesters wave American flags and sing the American national anthem, calling for help in their fight against mainland China’s increased efforts to curb their rights. Should the US get involved?

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Is war with Iran inevitable?

On the one hand, a loud voice with access to the President has been calling for military intervention and regime change in Iran for decades. On the other hand, the President seems generally opposed to war. 

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Brexit: should Britain leave the European Union?

Because the UK has not agreed to a strategy for leaving the European Union, and because Article 50—which the UK signed in commitment to leaving the EU—can be revoked, and because looking at the “leave” versus “stay” arguments may help to explain Brexit most simply, that’s what we’re considering in this debate.

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Should social media sites be responsible for their content?

The New Zealand shooter had posted anti-Muslim, hate-filled “manifesto” on social media prior to the attack, and then streamed the massacre live. The 17-minute video shows a gunman walking through a mosque and firing at worshipers, almost like a video game.