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Do South American countries have the right to exploit the resources of the Amazon rainforest?

2

Old World vs New World: which wine do you prefer to buy?

3

Star Trek vs Star Wars, which sci-fi universe is more interesting?

4

To solve global poverty we must focus first on women's empowerment and rights: Agree or disagree?

5

Femen protests: effective or counterproductive for feminism? Share you views

6

Are pharmaceutical companies ethical and concerned about the public good?

7

MIT vs Stanford: Which American tech university do you think is more influential?

8

Is the multicultural state a doomed project in South Korea and Japan? (LSESU Korean Society Lectures)

9

Controlled crying: is it OK to let a baby cry to sleep?

10

Punishment for crimes: should we prioritize retributive or utilitarian justice?

11

Are entrepreneurs born or made? Do universities foster or kill the entrepreneurial spirit?

12

Can you trust Wikipedia? Should citing Wikipedia be acceptable at university?

13

Top 10 board game designers: Who deserves to be considered the best?

14

Competitive or cooperative board games?

15

Best fantasy worlds: Lord of the Rings vs Game of Thrones?

16

Should Scotland be an independent country?

17

Should Britain leave the EU? Should there be a second Brexit referendum?

18

Consequences of Brexit: pros and cons. Can it lead to the end of the UK?

19

Under surveillance - Should police monitor you on social media?

20

Public sector vs private sector: should public services be privatized?

21

Telegram vs WhatsApp: which messaging app do you trust the most?

22

SAS vs Navy SEALs: best military special forces in the world

23

Should prostitution be legalized? Pros and cons of legalization

24

Should member states transfer more powers to the EU Parliament? Should the EP be strengthened?

25

EU democratic deficit: Are the European Parliament Elections important?

26

Does the arms trade do more to harm Human Rights than it does to defend National Security?

27

Gibraltar: Spain or UK? How should the dispute be settled?

28

Most charming comics series: Asterix or Tintin?

29

Manga vs American comics: which is better?

30

Internet shaming: deserved punishment or cyberbullying and mob justice?

31

Transparency and open data: is your government trying hard enough?

32

Attack on Titan vs Naruto - which manga and anime series is better?

33

University fees: Should higher education be free for students?

34

Dungeons & Dragons (fifth edition) vs Pathfinder: best fantasy roleplaying game?

35

Paris or London, which city is more exciting?

36

Surrogacy pros and cons - Should commercial surrogacy be legal?

37

Are universities excessively permissive with sexist and homophobic behavior among students?

38

Does age matter in relationships? Is age difference a problem?

39

Cool small cars: Mini vs 600 vs Beetle vs 2CV. Which is the most iconic?

40

Challenges of prediction: Why do social scientists get it wrong so often?

41

Bach, Mozart or Beethoven: who was the best classical music composer?

42

Does civic engagement affect policy or is policy-making simply dominated by elites?

43

Best Picasso paintings poll: which is his ultimate masterpiece?

44

Rules and regulations of football: is the video referee (VAR) a good idea?

45

Barefoot running: is it really that good or just a fad?

46

DC vs Marvel: which super heroes universe do you prefer ?

47

Best Roman emperors and their achievements: Julius Caesar, Augustus or Constantine?

48

Which is the best football league: the English Premier League or the Spanish Liga?

49

Gender quotas in politics: an effective tool to empower women?

50

Gender inequality in sports: are professional athletes salaries fair for women?

51

Space exploration pros and cons: Are space programs a waste of money?

52

Pros and cons of economic, social and political globalization: is globalization overall positive for our societies?

53

Gun violence and deaths in America: should guns be banned?

54

Is it justified to have guns at home for self-defense?

55

Best political TV series and fictional president: The West Wing vs House of Cards?

56

Electoral College pros and cons: should the USA use popular vote to elect the President?

57

Net neutrality pros and cons: Should governments intervene to ensure network neutrality?

58

Technological unemployment: Is technology destroying jobs or creating them?

59

Who is the best quarterback of all time: Montana, Brady, Unitas, Marino or other?

60

Bitcoin pros and cons: are cryptocurrencies the future of money? Will they replace traditional currencies?

61

Fair trade pros and cons - Does fair trade challenge or support existing power relations?

62

Who has the power to authorize and declare war: President or Congress?

63

Voting age: Should 16-year-olds be allowed to vote in the UK? Why?

64

Direct democracy pros and cons: are referendums the ultimate democratic tool?

65

Is the criminal justice system racist?

66

Uber business model - Is Uber an online intermediary or a transportation service provider?

67

Wittgenstein vs Heidegger: Who was the greatest philosopher of the 20th century?

68

Understanding crime statistics: why is measuring crime so problematic?

69

Apple Watch: failure or success? Will this smartwatch revolutionize wearables?

70

Children and technology: should small kids be encouraged to use tablets and computers?

71

Do you believe in Santa Claus? Should parents make their kids believe in him?

72

Should drugs be legalized? Legalization pros and cons

73

Should children get pocket money? Is it good for their education and development?

74

Shopping craze: Is Black Friday worth it? Pros and cons

75

Rossi vs Lorenzo vs Marquez: best motorcycle racer debate

76

Should churches be taxed? Is ending tax exemptions for them a good idea?

77

The school uniforms debate: should students wear uniforms?

78

Should the Supreme Courts justices be elected or appointed?

79

Effects of global warming: are scientists exaggerating about climate change? Is it real?

80

Reasons for school shootings: why are they so frequent?

81

Should Puerto Rico become independent or the 51st state of the USA?

82

Should Catalonia become an independent state and break away from Spain?

83

What is the best coffee in the world?

84

Police body cameras pros and cons - Can bodycams prevent unjustified police killings?

85

Best airplane in the world: Boeing vs Airbus

86

BMW vs Mercedes-Benz: which of these two German car brands is better?

87

Is the portrayal of women in comic-books particularly sexist?

88

Political organization: centralization vs decentralization – which is the best approach?

89

Burkini pros and cons and ban: Is Islamic swimwear a good idea for Muslim women?

90

Does foreign investment in agriculture support sustainable development or is it just "land grabbing"?

91

Debate on child labour: are we just hypocritical consumers?

92

Best grunge band: Nirvana or Pearl Jam?

93

Does renewable energy create jobs? Renewable energy pros and cons

94

Differences between Game of Thrones books and TV show. Which is better?

95

Best vacation spots: Ibiza vs Mykonos - Top 10 things to do in these islands

96

Top 10 science fiction shows - Best sci-fi TV series poll and debate

97

Homeschooling pros and cons - Is homeschool better than public school?

98

Is nationalism a logical reaction to globalization?

99

Dukan vs Atkins diet plans - How to lose weight more effectively?

100

Nadal, Djokovic or Federer, who is the best tennis player?

101

Pollsters and political opinion polls: why so many prediction errors?

102

What is the most alarming effect of climate change and global warming?

103

Mass governnment surveillance pros and cons: Is NSA internet spying and data mining justified?

104

Eurovision poll: is the Eurovision Song Contest a waste of money and resources?

105

Tekken vs Street Fighter vs Mortal Kombat: the best fighting game franchise of all time is ...

106

Pele vs Maradona: who is the best football player ever?

107

What is the main barrier for economic diversification in developing resource-rich countries?

108

Was the PPACA healthcare reform ("Obamacare") good? Pros and cons

109

Longest reigning British monarch, but is it time for Queen Elizabeth II's abdication?

110

Mercy killing debate: should euthanasia be legalized?

111

Is the world still unipolar? Are we witnessing the end of the US hegemony?

112

Pros and cons of zoos: Should animals be kept in zoos?

113

Is Kosher and Halal slaughter too cruel to animals? Should it be banned?

114

Best The Legend of Zelda game - Top games comparison, poll and debate

115

Media and terrorism - Should the media increase censorship on news about terrorist attacks?

116

Best chocolate in the world. Swiss or Belgians: who are the true chocolate champions?

117

Is affirmative action a good approach against discrimination?

118

Is capital punishment a fair and appropriate measure for atrocious crimes or should it be banned?

119

What is the worst problem associated with immigrant detention centres?

120

Beyond market failures - Does government intervention promote or hinder innovation?

121

The biggest Oscar snubs for best picture: Citizen Kane, Goodfellas, The Shawshank Redemption or Boyhood?

122

Free market pros and cons - Should we privilege allocative efficiency and accept the resulting inequality?

123

A popular fitness supplement, but is creatine worth it? Pros and cons of creatine

124

Social networking pros and cons: Do social media make our lives better?

125

Who is the best Doctor Who? Why?

126

Which “fastest man in the World” established the most astonishing records: Jesse Owens, Carl Lewis or Usain Bolt?

127

China-Taiwan relations: reunification or Taiwanese independence?

128

Helping the poor: do we have a moral obligation to give money to charity?

129

Torture pros and cons: Is torture ever acceptable?

130

What is the best anime series of 2016?

131

The Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP) will increase trade, but will it undermine democracy, public services, and the environment?

132

Ebooks pros and cons - Electronic book vs paper book: which is better?

133

In developed countries, should reformers focus on inequality rather than poverty?

134

Should Tibet be independent from China? Pros and cons of Tibetan independence

135

Fracking pros and cons - Do you agree with the extraction of gas and oil using hydraulic fracturing?

136

Measuring poverty in the 21st century: Are “thick” measures better than “thin?”

137

Does online activism work? Does it have a positive impact on society?

138

Foie gras controversy: should it be banned due to the cruelty involved in its production?

139

Should Hong Kong be independent from China?

140

Private vs public schools: which type of education do you prefer for your children?

141

Which Star Wars movie is the best in the original trilogy?

142

Japanese security and peacekeeping operations - Should Japan strengthen its army?

143

Should people who download music and movies illegally be punished? Is free downloading theft?

144

Should organ donation after death be mandatory? Facts, methods of consent, pros and cons

145

Is there intelligent life on other planets? Do aliens exist? Four scientific scenarios

146

Who is the best football player in the world? Lionel Messi or Cristiano Ronaldo?

147

US-Cuba relations: is the normalization a victory for Cuban or for US diplomacy?

148

Capitalism vs socialism: is Marxism relevant today?

149

Are EU Commissioners independent or loyal to the national interest of their own countries?

150

Are long prison sentences an effective way to reduce crime?

151

Hydropower pros and cons: Is hydroelectric energy that good? Should we promote it?

152

Major issues in America: Top problem the next US President will face?

153

President Trump pros and cons: will he deliver on his promises?

154

Is humanity doomed? How will humans go extinct?

155

North London derby: the Arsenal – Tottenham rivalry. Pick your side!

156

Clowns are scary or funny?

157

Migration pros and cons: what should we do about illegal immigration?

158

NAFTA pros and cons: is NAFTA good or bad?

159

Driverless cars pros and cons - Are self-driving cars worth the data sharing price?

160

Is political polarization in America mainly the result of structural changes in society?