The Northland Christian Classic
2021 — Online, TX/US
Brackets will be broken in debate events.
CX Debate – 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.
LD Debate – Resolved: States ought to ban lethal autonomous weapons.
PF Debate – Resolved: The National Security Agency should end its surveillance of U.S. citizens and lawful permanent residents.
**We will use the NSDA pilot rules for PF.**
Congress – TFA 2021 Spring Legislation
Round 1 – Impromptu
Round 2 – This House would end the European common currency (Euro).
Round 3 – Impromptu
Round 4 – This House supports "Ban the Box" laws.
INFO: A "Ban the Box" law is a law that is aimed at removing barriers to employment for individuals who have been convicted of a crime. "Ban the Box" laws prohibit employers from asking about an applicant's criminal record during the initial application process.
Quarters (if needed) – Impromptu
Semis – This House supports the use of military intervention in response to the Uyghur Muslim humanitarian crisis.
Finals – Impromptu
Extemp (will be announced in January)
NX will be a mix of each topic area for the specified round.