Debate Topics

Sept & Oct Topics

LD

Resolved: In a democracy, voting ought to be compulsory.

PF

Resolved: The United States federal government should enact the Medicare-For-All Act of 2019.

Policy

Resolved: The United States federal government should enact substantial criminal justice reform in the United States in one or more of the following: forensic science, policing, sentencing.

Novice Policy areas:

Forensic Science: Limit use of facial recognition software.

Policing: Abandon federal efforts to force local police to assist in immigration enforcement.

Sentencing: Abolish mandatory minimum sentences.

Sentencing: Drug decriminalization.