Because terrorism threatens the United States as a whole, I affirm: Resolved: The United States ought to
prioritize the pursuit of national security objectives above the digital privacy of its citizens.
Ought- used to express obligation
Democracy = Best Form of Government
Democracy is the best form of government multiple reasons
- holds rulers accountable to the people
- institutions prevent abusive rule and corruption
- guarantees human rights
- stimulates political competition that gen
Dominant discourse surrounding US policy in Afghanistan is based on
disconnected narratives and factoids that come to construct not only the
identity of Afghanistan, but also that of the US. Through so-called objective
reasoning, military presence is dema
I negate. Resolved: The United States ought to prioritize the pursuit of national
security objectives above the digital privacy of its citizens.
The 4th Amendment: The right of the people to be secure in their persons, houses, papers, and
Millennial Speech & Debate
Wealth Inequality & Democracy Spring 2016 UIL LD Resolution
Stuff That is Critical to Democracy
Equality Key to Democracy
Definitions of Democracy
Participation Critical to Democracy
I AFFIRM THE RESOLUTION RESOLVED: In the United States, wealth inequality is detrimental to
Value: Democracy -The form of government in which the sovereign power resides in and is exercised by
the whole body of free citizens (thelawdict
I stand in firm affirmation of the resolution which states: the US ought to prioritize the pursuit of
national security objectives over the digital privacy of its citizens.
Value: My Value is morality. The lens through which we should view the resoluti
"And so I didn't come here to do you a favor or because I felt sorry for you or because you need a job
pretty badly. I came for a simple, selfish reason-the same reason that makes a man choose the cleanest
food he can find. It's a law of survival, isn't i
Honors Debate II: Snell
Lincoln Douglas Debate Topics
Directions: Along with your partner, read through the LD topics below and choose the three
that you would most like to debate. Put a 1 next to your first choice, 2 for second choice, and
3 for third ch
Affirmative CX Questions:(aff ask neg)
Your value is _ correct?
Your criterion is _ correct?
How do you connect your value and criterion?
What is your contention 1? ETC.
What is your definition of Democracy?
Negative CX Questions : (neg ask aff)