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Date Tournament Round Motion
2020-10-17 JPDU Autumn Tournament 1 THBT children should be taught from a young age that harshness is incompatible with good intentions
2020-10-17 JPDU Autumn Tournament 2 THW tax male consumer more when they buy services/products from corporations with huge gender pay-gaps
2020-10-17 JPDU Autumn Tournament 3 THBT gay and lesbian communities should actively advocate against the idealization of monogamous romantic relationships
2020-10-17 JPDU Autumn Tournament 4 THO the retreat of foreign capital from coal-fired power plants in developing countries
2020-10-17 JPDU Autumn Tournament Open_Quarter THW legally require adtech giants (e,g Facebook, Google) to pay traditional media organisations for sharing or displaying their news content
2020-10-17 JPDU Autumn Tournament Open_Semi THBT Lebanon should aim to abolish confessionalism.
2020-10-17 JPDU Autumn Tournament Open_Final THBT the intimate ties between the MOF and the banks centered around the main bank system have done more harm than good to the Japanese economy
2020-10-17 JPDU Autumn Tournament Rookie_Semi THW not punish people below the poverty line for economic crimes
2020-10-17 JPDU Autumn Tournament Rookie_Final THR the romanticization of villains and antiheroes/antiheroines in literature, movies, and other pop culture artifacts (eg. Joker in Batman; Thanos in Avengers; Don Juan etc)