The debate tournament called “St Petersburg Online Open” was held on the 7/4/2020. You can find all the debate topics that were debated in the tournament in this article. If you are looking for the results, please check the category Other debate tournament results.
Here are the motions:
1 THR the narrative that in times of crisis (for example: major natural disasters, war, pandemics) frontline workers are national heroes
2 THP a world where significantly more women are cast in lead villain roles by film and TV studios
3 THW require policing budgets and policy to be decided by local referenda
4 THR the glorification of youth
5 THBT it would be in the interest of the Russian state to pivot away from China and towards the West
Open_Quarter THR the focus on the personal identity and private actions of politicians
Open_Semi TH prefers, as a means of enrolling people in the army, conscription by lottery rather than aggressive recruitment of volunteers
Open_Final THBT the scientific community should reject the notion of “non-overlapping magisteria”
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