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Should the US modernize and expand its nuclear arsenal?

December 23, 2016
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The Debate Brad Roberts, professor, Georgetown, and former nuclear policy advisor to Obama, 2016, The Case for U.S. Nuclear Weapons in the 21st Century, Kindle edition, page number at end of card. THE UNITED STATES IS ENTERING A PERIOD OF RENEWED debate about nuclear deterrence. That debate will address the most fundamental question: Are U.S….

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Trump Debates

November 30, 2016
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Trump’s upset victory in the 2016 presidential election will substantially change the the salience of different topics under debate and discussion for at least the next four years.  Trump will not only forward a different set of policies than Obama, but he also has a Republican Congress that is more likely to back at least…

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The Electoral College Debate

November 26, 2016
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With Hillary losing the electoral college debate but winning the popular vote, there is a renewed debate on the electoral college. Since this is frequently debated in Congressional Debate and sometimes argued in Extemp, I updated our files a bit and also added to essays that take sides on the debate.  There is also a…

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Should vouchers be utilized to support school choice?

November 24, 2016
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Previous evidence files Background School Voucher @ Wikipedia School Vouchers @ NCSL — Identifies basic history as well as pro and con arguments Trump and School Vouchers Trump’s DeVoss pick shows vouchers are at the top of his agenda Trump picks DeVoss as Education secretary  Why Trump’s education pick would face barriers for vouchers Wisconsin…

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Subscribe Today — Drop Box access included for 2016-17 Millennial subscribers!

September 21, 2016
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Individuals and Institutions that purchase a $199 Institutional Subscription will now how the option of syncing Millennial’s Master Drop Box Folder content directly to their computers. The folder includes all generic back files, 2016-17 Policy Topic Evidence, Congressional Debate evidence, LD & PF evidence from this point forward, and Politics files.  Currently there are more…

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September 6 Extemp Questions

September 6, 2016
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Domestic Can Trump still win the election? Is Colin Kaepernick justified in not standing for the national anthem? Should Congress approve more funding to fight the Zika virus? Should Trump release his tax returns? Foreign Policy — Asia Do poor US-Philippine relations strengthen China’s hand in the South China Sea? Will the climate change accord…

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Updated Bibliography — Resolved: Countries of the world should accept substantially more refugees from the Middle East

April 14, 2016
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Updates What the refugee crisis looks like across Europe over 4 weeks  European refugee crisis rumbles on EU to provide humanitarian funding for refugees in Greece European Commission, 8 countries pledge $1 billion for refugees Controversial EU-Turkey deal set for debate Hosting refugees now uses 40% of foreign aid budgets Refugees and realistic European policy…

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March 28 Extemp Questions

March 28, 2016
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Domestic Should Paul Ryan accept the Republican nomination for President at a brokered convention Should businesses boycott North Carolina over its new discrimination laws? Should California raise the minimum wage to $15? Has Donald Trump ruptured the Republican party? Should Bernie Sanders drop out of the Presidential race? Does Bernie Sanders have a realistic chance…

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March 22 Extemp

March 22, 2016
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US Could Republicans lose control of the House in the next election? International Does the terror attack in Brussels signal an increased terror threat? Does Obama’s visit to Cuba undermine human rights? Should the US reduce its military presence in East Asia? Should the US reduce its military involvement with NATO? Should the US return…

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