2debate

12 minute Oxford style debating - engaging, fun and interesting short form arguments on contemporary issues...

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2d06 – Let’s ban election polls!



BREXIT and the US election are only two examples of many where election polls published earlier seem to have gotten it wrong. Some even argue that election polls may even distort elections at large and deflect from real issues. Today Sebastian and Dirk debate whether we should therefore go ahead and ban election polls all together.


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 2017-01-18  14m
 
 

Inbetweenosode “Ban election polls!”



Another 5 minute in-between-o-sode to open the floor for your initial votes on the motion "Election Polls should be banned!". Also Dirk talks about all the new resources and sites he created for you and why we still do not know who won our first rounds... To vote for the motion before publishing, click on the voting symbol on _this_ episode.


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 2017-01-13  5m
 
 

2d05 – Quotas promote diversity



It is a much researched and widely accepted fact that diversity - whether it is gender, ethic or other forms of diversity - is good for business and society. But how do we achieve this in a world that clearly favors men over women or has a hard time balancing numerous conscious and unconscious biases? Sebastian and Dirk debate one of the common tools in that battle - quotas and Dirk argues against their use while Sebastian starts by advocating for it.


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 2017-01-05  15m
 
 

Inbetweenosode “Quotas promote diversity”



Our 5 minute max in-between-o-sodes open up the floor for your initial votes on the motion. That way we'll see who actually "won" the debate :-) Also this is a chance for us to give you a brief behind the scenes look at the podcast. The next motion in this podcast will be: "Quotas promote diversity" To vote for the motion before publishing, click on the voting symbol on _this_ episode.


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 2016-12-29  3m
 
 

2d04 – There should be limits for freedom of speech



Sometimes people say things that indeed make you wonder: Should there be limits to freedom of speech? Sounds like the making of a debate and Sebastian and Dirk had it...


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 2016-12-22  15m
 
 

Inbetweenosode “Limit Free Speech!”



Our 5 minute max in-between-o-sodes open up the floor for your initial votes on the motion. That way we'll see who actually "won" the debate :-) Also this is a chance for us to give you a brief behind the scenes look at the podcast. The next motion in this podcast will be: "There should be limits to freedom of speech!" To vote for the motion before publishing, click on the voting symbol on _this_ episode.


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 2016-12-20  3m
 
 

2d03 – Successful organizations need managers!



Do we need managers? Dirk believes so, Sebastian doubts it...


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 2016-12-15  17m
 
 

2d02 – Everyone should be able to move freely between countries!



According to the universal declaration of human rights it is a human right to leave your country and to return to it. Does that automatically mean that we should have no restrictions at all? Dirk argues against this idea and Sebastian makes a case for it.


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 2016-12-15  15m
 
 

2d01 – It is worth going to Mars!



Is it actually worth the effort? Dirk says no, Sebastian argues yes!


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 2016-12-15  18m
 
 

Welcome to our new podcast!



We love playing devil's advocates but we hate if that takes ages. In this first episode we introduce our short form debating podcast and ourselves...


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 2016-12-01  27m