Ten Random Motions

One Random Motion

THBT the manager should hand over the employee to the authorities

An expat works as a manager in a social enterprise that deals with distributing welfare benefits to local communities in country C. The manager found an employee stealing, and according to company policy, they must hand over the employee to the local authorities. The employee's son has cancer and is in need of money for their surgery. However, the laws of country C states that all acts of stealing is punishable by death. The manager is a strong believer against the death penalty

This House would provide free, safe drugs to individuals with addictions.

Canadian BP Nationals 2016 / 1 / 2016-03-18

Should the special status of churches under labour law be abolished?

German Regional Championships West / Open_Semis / 2013-04-20

THW attend the Queer Liberation March rather than the Stonewall 50 March

The Queer Liberation March is a self-described people's political march, an alternative to the main Stonewall 50 Pride March. Unlike the Stonewall 50 March, it will have no corporate sponsors and no politicians attending.

CP Nationals 2020 / 5 / 2020-07-06

This house prefers a world where individuals live in recognition of their moral flaws as opposed to a convenient morality

“Convenient Morality” refers to rationalising your actions and justifying decisions to retroactively fit into your code of beliefs, i.e., an individual adapting their beliefs and morals to the actions as opposed to accepting that certain actions transgress your chosen set of morals.

UADC 2021 / Open_Semi / 2021-10-01

That we should prioritize allowing for a return to previous economic activities rather than adapting to a post-Covid "New Normal"

Loquitur / 3 / 2021-04-03

TH regrets the rise of TV talent shows

Helsinki Mini / 1 / 2016-10-22

THBT Mohammed bin Salman's policies are in the interests of the ruling House of Saud.

Mohammed bin Salman is the de facto leader of the ruling House of Saud and Crown Prince of Saudi Arabia. He advocates a policy platform that includes: Diversification of the Saudi economy Privatisation of part of the state-owned oil company, Saudi Aramco Incremental social and political liberalisation, particularly in relation to women Marginalisation of hard-line religious influence in favour of moderate Islam

Oxford IV 2017 / Open_Semis / 2017-11-10

THW legalise the buying and selling of sexual services

UCL President’s Cup / 3 / 2014-10-10

THBT the State should put freedom over security in case of doubt