1. Debate: The World Would Be Better Off Without Religion

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    In the words of Blaise Pascal, mathematician and Catholic, “Men never do evil so completely and cheerfully as when they do it from a religious conviction.” Does religion breed intolerance, violence, and the promotion of medieval ideas? Or should we concede that overall, it has been a source for good, giving followers purpose, while encouraging morality and ethical behavior?

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    • Debate: Bush 43 is the Worst President in the Last 50 Years

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      • Debate: CONGRESS SHOULD PASS OBAMA'S JOBS PLAN - PIECE BY PIECE

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        Watch this debate on iq2us.org and on WNET's Thirteen, NJTV, and WLIW starting November 5, 2011. Intelligence Squared U.S. brings together the world’s leading authorities for an exciting contest of ideas, wit and persuasion in a series of provocative and timely debates. Think twice as opposing panels challenge your convictions on some of the most critical issues facing our nation today. Best of all, your vote decides who carries the day. Attend the debates live in New York City, watch on iq2us.org, or listen on NPR. Please visit iq2us.org to learn more about this groundbreaking series.

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        • Against The Motion: Richard Epstein

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          Debate: Congress Should Pass Obama's Jobs Plan - Piece by Piece Watch this debate on iq2us.org and on WNET's Thirteen, NJTV, and WLIW starting November 5, 2011. Intelligence Squared U.S. brings together the world’s leading authorities for an exciting contest of ideas, wit and persuasion in a series of provocative and timely debates. Think twice as opposing panels challenge your convictions on some of the most critical issues facing our nation today. Best of all, your vote decides who carries the day. Attend the debates live in New York City, watch on iq2us.org, or listen on NPR. Please visit iq2us.org to learn more about this groundbreaking series.

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          • For The Motion: Cecilia Rouse

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            Debate: Congress Should Pass Obama's Jobs Plan - Piece by Piece Watch this debate on iq2us.org and on WNET's Thirteen, NJTV, and WLIW starting November 5, 2011. Intelligence Squared U.S. brings together the world’s leading authorities for an exciting contest of ideas, wit and persuasion in a series of provocative and timely debates. Think twice as opposing panels challenge your convictions on some of the most critical issues facing our nation today. Best of all, your vote decides who carries the day.

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            • Debate: Too Many Kids Go To College

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              Watch this debate on iq2us.org and on WNET's Thirteen, NJTV, and WLIW starting October 29, 2011. Intelligence Squared U.S. brings together the world’s leading authorities for an exciting contest of ideas, wit and persuasion in a series of provocative and timely debates. Think twice as opposing panels challenge your convictions on some of the most critical issues facing our nation today. Best of all, your vote decides who carries the day. Attend the debates live in New York City, watch on iq2us.org, or listen on NPR. Please visit iq2us.org to learn more about this groundbreaking series.

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              • Against The Motion: Vivek Wadhwa

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                Debate: "Too Many Kids Go To College" Watch this debate on iq2us.org and on WNET's Thirteen, NJTV, and WLIW starting October 29, 2011. Intelligence Squared U.S. brings together the world’s leading authorities for an exciting contest of ideas, wit and persuasion in a series of provocative and timely debates. Think twice as opposing panels challenge your convictions on some of the most critical issues facing our nation today. Best of all, your vote decides who carries the day. Attend the debates live in New York City, watch on iq2us.org, or listen on NPR. Please visit iq2us.org to learn more about this groundbreaking series.

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                • For The Motion: Peter Thiel

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                  Debate: "Too Many Kids Go To College" Watch this debate on iq2us.org and on WNET's Thirteen, NJTV, and WLIW starting October 29, 2011. Intelligence Squared U.S. brings together the world’s leading authorities for an exciting contest of ideas, wit and persuasion in a series of provocative and timely debates. Think twice as opposing panels challenge your convictions on some of the most critical issues facing our nation today. Best of all, your vote decides who carries the day. Attend the debates live in New York City, watch on iq2us.org, or listen on NPR. Please visit iq2us.org to learn more about this groundbreaking series.

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                  • For The Motion: Mort Zuckerman

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                    Watch this debate on iq2us.org and on WNET's Thirteen, NJTV, and WLIW starting October 15, 2011. Intelligence Squared U.S. brings together the world’s leading authorities for an exciting contest of ideas, wit and persuasion in a series of provocative and timely debates. Think twice as opposing panels challenge your convictions on some of the most critical issues facing our nation today. Best of all, your vote decides who carries the day. Attend the debates live in New York City, watch on iq2us.org, or listen on NPR. Please visit iq2us.org to learn more about this groundbreaking series.

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                    • Against The Motion: Howard Dean

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                      Watch this debate on iq2us.org and on WNET's Thirteen, NJTV, and WLIW starting October 15, 2011. Intelligence Squared U.S. brings together the world’s leading authorities for an exciting contest of ideas, wit and persuasion in a series of provocative and timely debates. Think twice as opposing panels challenge your convictions on some of the most critical issues facing our nation today. Best of all, your vote decides who carries the day. Attend the debates live in New York City, watch on iq2us.org, or listen on NPR. Please visit iq2us.org to learn more about this groundbreaking series.

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