Resolved: Wealthy nations have an obligation to provide development assistance to other nations.

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Resolved: Placing political conditions on humanitarian aid to foreign countries is unjust.

Resolved: Placing political conditions on humanitarian aid to foreign countries is unjust. Finally! A good topic! This is a topic with lots of clash and room to come up with creative positions without allowing  a lot room for abusive stances. Oh snap! Let’s get deep Continue Reading

Resolved: A government has the obligation to lessen the economic gap between its rich and poor citizens

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Resolved: Targeted killing is a morally permissible foreign policy tool

I’m thinking about writing and publishing briefs. So, before reading the topic analysis, if you could please take a second to answer the poll below, I would appreciate it. Thanks! Alrighty, another topic to analyze and such. Let’s start with identifying important terms. Nouns – Continue Reading

How to Debate: The Fundamentals

The current state of high school debate is deplorable, and the national circuit is doing absolutely nothing to help it. I am sick and tired of seeing students using briefs, arguing theory, and quibbling over definitions. Our instructors have forgotten what it means to debate Continue Reading