2debate

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

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Special: Discussing the issue further: Should we preemptively attack North Korea? (2d13)


Sebastian and Dirk didn't stop after their debate, they went on. Listen in on their discussion in this special episode!


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 2017-04-17  27m
 
 

2d12 – Should we legalize doping for professional sports?


As Russia is controversially discussed for its doping practices debate Sebastian and Dirk if it wouldn't be smart to legalize it alltogether... What do you think?


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 2017-04-06  20m
 
 

2d11 – Let’s get rid of diplomatic protocols!


It was a complete break of diplomatic convention when Trump spoke with Taiwan, but should it? In this episode Sebastian and Dirk try to decide if diplomatic protocols are really that essential to peace and international conduct.


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 2017-03-24  18m
 
 

2d10 – if you move to a foreign country, you should be required to learn its language!


It is a popular demand: "Learn the language of the country you move to!" But is it fair or even practical to make such a statement?


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 2017-03-16  17m
 
 

Inbetweenosode “If you move to a foreign country, you should be required to learn its language!”


This time it is Sebastian's turn to be solo host on the microphone. He talks about our episode stats, why we picked next weeks motion and where our listeners come from. Also he announced as usual next week's motion to open the floor for your initial votes:"If you move to a foreign country, you should be required to learn its language!" Let us know what you think!


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 2017-03-09  7m
 
 

2d09 – Are Interviews a good way to hire the right people in an organization?


Practically all organizations hire their employees after an extensive interview and it is commonly assumed that this is a good method to identify the people that fit into a vacant position. But is that really the case? Dirk says "no, it isn't" while Sebastian makes a case for interviews.


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 2017-03-02  17m
 
 

Special: After debate discussion “Are Interviews a good way to hire the right people in an organization?” (2d09)


Sometimes Sebastian and Dirk continue the debate. This time it was so interesting that we decided to create a special edition episode. Have fun!


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 2017-03-01  16m
 
 

Inbetweenosode “Are interviews a good way to hire the right people for an organization?”


This time it is "just" Dirk. He announced as usual next week's motion to open the floor for your initial votes:"Interviews are a good way to hire the right people for an organization!" Let us know what you think!


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 2017-02-24  3m
 
 

2d08 – Should Turkey be part of the EU?


In 1987 Turkey officially applied to become a member of the European Union and has been in the process to join the union ever since. Turkey is already closely affiliated in a number of related agreements and is an important economical partner. Yet, there is still a lot of work to do before Turkey is on the same level of regulation and standard as many European countries. In this debate Sebastian argues for Turkey joining the EU and Dirk takes a stand against that idea.


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 2017-02-15  18m
 
 

Inbetweenosode “Should Turkey be part of EU?”


Dirk and Sebastian talk about a range of tools Sebastian used to analyze complexity and tone of our debates and we talk about online debating and some of the feedbacks we've seen. But as usual: the main purpose of our in-between-o-sodes is to open the floor for your initial votes on the motion “Turkey should be part of EU!”.


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 2017-02-10  21m