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Dealing With Online Bullies Outside the Classroom

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Should schools regulate the off-campus, online behavior of their students?
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Children and Digital Privacy - Room for Debate - NYTimes.com

Children and Digital Privacy - Room for Debate - NYTimes.com | WHS Room for Debate | Scoop.it
Is sharing videos and pictures a violation of a child's right to privacy, or a simple act to remain connected to friends and family?
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How to Stop the Spread of Ebola?

How to Stop the Spread of Ebola? | WHS Room for Debate | Scoop.it
What more could have been done, and should be done in the future, to contain the spread of a contagion like the Ebola virus, particularly with airline travel?
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Do We Need a Law Against Catcalling?

Do We Need a Law Against Catcalling? | WHS Room for Debate | Scoop.it
Should current laws dealing with harassment be strengthened to include catcalling, or will that go too far in controlling speech and behavior?
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Campaign Finance 40 Years Later - Room for Debate - NYTimes.com

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What more can be done to curb the influence of money on elections?
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Forcing Kids to Commit to Their Extracurriculars - Room for Debate - NYTimes.com

Forcing Kids to Commit to Their Extracurriculars - Room for Debate - NYTimes.com | WHS Room for Debate | Scoop.it
Should parents force their children to do extracurricular activities?
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Are New York City's Gifted Classrooms Useful or Harmful? - Room for Debate - NYTimes.com

Are New York City's Gifted Classrooms Useful or Harmful? - Room for Debate - NYTimes.com | WHS Room for Debate | Scoop.it
Should public schools track students into gifted education programs?
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Black and White and Blue - Room for Debate - NYTimes.com

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Is racism an intractable problem for police or can other factors explain the disparate rate at which African-Americans are stopped and arrested?
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Going After Abusers Like N.F.L. Player Ray Rice - Room for Debate - NYTimes.com

Going After Abusers Like N.F.L. Player Ray Rice - Room for Debate - NYTimes.com | WHS Room for Debate | Scoop.it
When police have evidence of domestic violence, should prosecution be mandatory?
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Should Social Media Activity Cost You Your Job? - Room for Debate

Should Social Media Activity Cost You Your Job? - Room for Debate | WHS Room for Debate | Scoop.it
Managers and employees have to figure out how workers should represent themselves and their employers online.
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You, the Jury -- Televising Trials - Room for Debate

You, the Jury -- Televising Trials - Room for Debate | WHS Room for Debate | Scoop.it
Does televising trials let people better understand the criminal justice system, or does that attention turn trials into circuses?
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Is the Miss America Pageant Bad for Women? - Room for Debate

Is the Miss America Pageant Bad for Women?  - Room for Debate | WHS Room for Debate | Scoop.it
In 1968, feminists gathered in Atlantic City to protest the beauty contest, calling it racist and sexist. Has anything changed?
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Making Vaccination Mandatory for All Children - Room for Debate - NYTimes.com

Making Vaccination Mandatory for All Children - Room for Debate - NYTimes.com | WHS Room for Debate | Scoop.it
Should parents no longer be allowed to get religious or philosophical exemptions from having their children immunized?
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Enforcing the Legal Rights of Animals

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What factors should lead to the prosecution of a cat abuser and how extensive should the cat’s legal rights be?
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Hacking Tech Sexism in the Time of GamerGate

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What can be done to eliminate both subtle and blatant discrimination against women in the tech industry?
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Who Should Get Financial Aid? - Room for Debate - NYTimes.com

Who Should Get Financial Aid? - Room for Debate - NYTimes.com | WHS Room for Debate | Scoop.it
What factors should determine eligibility for financial aid from the government and from colleges? Should parents' income be considered?
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Scholars, Players and Union Members - Room for Debate - NYTimes.com

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Should student athletes be allowed to organize and collectively bargain with their college?
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Football, Minus the Draft - Room for Debate - NYTimes.com

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Should the N.F.L. pool its resources and let players decide where to work, or will some teams inevitably gain an unfair competitive advantage?
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How Much for a Kidney? - Room for Debate - NYTimes.com

How Much for a Kidney? - Room for Debate - NYTimes.com | WHS Room for Debate | Scoop.it
Should people in need of a kidney transplant be allowed to pay someone to donate one of theirs?
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Should Pro-Sport Leagues Get Tax Breaks? - Room for Debate - NYTimes.com

Should Pro-Sport Leagues Get Tax Breaks? - Room for Debate - NYTimes.com | WHS Room for Debate | Scoop.it
Should pro sports leagues enjoy nonprofit status?
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Expanding the Right to Die - Room for Debate - NYTimes.com

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Should physician-assisted suicide be more widely available in the United States and what should be the conditions?
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Should Character Matter in Pro Sports? - Room for Debate

Should Character Matter in Pro Sports? - Room for Debate | WHS Room for Debate | Scoop.it
Should teams be more concerned about the their players' personalities, or does winning require a toughness that may be excessive?
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Should Students Live on Campus or Off? - Room for Debate

Should Students Live on Campus or Off? - Room for Debate | WHS Room for Debate | Scoop.it
Is a dormitory worth the expense? Would living elsewhere mean missing out on the
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