These are the debate club forum rules all users must respect. General rules: -Respect all debaters. -Do not attack or flame others. -Keep foul language to a minimum. -Any racist or homophobic slurs/behaviour will not be tolerated. - If You're caught breaking these rules your post will be deleted and you may be given a warning points which lead to ban(s). - Formulating an argument: -Have a basis/explanation for your argument. -Have evidence for your stance. -Use semi-credible sources. -Keep an open mind. Spam/Offtopic Posts: All Spam/Offtopic posts will be deleted without warning. Multiple violations will lead to warnings being issued. Your post is considered Spam/Offtopic if: -it consists of one worded replies -adds nothing to the debate -deviates to subjects other than the main debate question and arguments. (Offtopic) -long repeatition of letters or anoying images/characters. -Trolling -Double posting - any "+1" 's Golden Rule: Have knowledge of a topic before arguing a side. Inactive debates will be locked.