Resolved: The United States federal government should substantially curtail its domestic surveillance.
Topic thoughts-1. The resolution is short and contains only a couple key terms, but this is a highly complicated T topic with an
Freedom and dignity are ethically prior to security.
Elliot D. Ph.D., ethicist and political analyst. He is the editor in chief of the International Journal
of Applied Philosophy, Technology of Oppression: Preservin
is a critique of the Islamophobia affirmative. Negative teams can
choose to read this as a counterplan with a critique net-benefit or as a
standalone critique. If reading it as a counterplan, the negative should
exclude race from th
Interpretation-Domestic surveillance is the acquisition of nonpublic information
concerning US persons.
Small, Center for the Study of the Presidency and Congress fellow, 2008
(Matthew, His Eyes are Watching You: Domestic Surveillance, Civi
Hell 1AR Moey
Green capitalist proposals incentivize sustainable development
Kyla Tienhaara 13, Research Fellow, Regulatory Institutions Network, ANU College of Asia and
the Pacific (09/02, Varieties of green capitalism: economy and environme
Reasons T is a voting issue
A fundamental problem with the affirmatives perspective is that it ignores that WE
ARE ALL POLICY MAKERS. Debating about alternative government policies is the best
way to instill a METHOD OF DECISIONMAKING that
ST Borders K
Policy focus on reforming the way the border is policed normalizes the border as a
space enactment and trades off with our ability to engage with it at a representational
and ontological level.
Shapiro 97Professor of Political Sci
There is a gap between theory and praxis that only the
Marxist telos can reconcile criticisms of our strategic
essentialism are depoliticizing because our science of
history is the only way to push it forward. Only a politics
that endorses viole