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Date Tournament Round Motion
2013-01-01 Berlin WUDC 2013 1 THW create public housing for the poor in wealthy areas
2013-01-01 Berlin WUDC 2013 2 THBT Japan should acquire nuclear weapons
2013-01-01 Berlin WUDC 2013 3 THW only imprison individuals who pose a direct and continuing threat to society
2013-01-01 Berlin WUDC 2013 4 THBT International development institutions (such as the World Bank) should not finance natural resource extraction projects in corrupt states
2013-01-01 Berlin WUDC 2013 5 THBT self described progressive males of dominant ethnicities are morally obliged to refrain from taking positions of responsibility where there is a qualified alternative candidate from a historically disadvantaged group who would otherwise receive the post
2013-01-01 Berlin WUDC 2013 6 THW legally permit soldiers to refuse to participate in military actions or missions on the basis of conscience
2013-01-01 Berlin WUDC 2013 7 THBT European Union nations should forgive Greece’s sovereign debt
2013-01-01 Berlin WUDC 2013 8 THBT countries with booming populations should allocate every adult a single tradable permit to have a child
2013-01-01 Berlin WUDC 2013 9 THW ban political parties and require all candidates for national public office to seek election as independents
2013-01-01 Berlin WUDC 2013 EFL_Quarters THBT publicly funded universities should be required to reduce enrolment in degree programs within their university that have statistically poor employment outcomes
2013-01-01 Berlin WUDC 2013 EFL_Semis THBT policies that may have significant environmental consequences should be subject to a veto by a 'supreme court' of scientific experts
2013-01-01 Berlin WUDC 2013 EFL_Final TH welcomes the decline of the USA as the sole global super power.
2013-01-01 Berlin WUDC 2013 ESL_Quarters THBT publicly funded universities should be required to reduce enrolment in degree programs within their university that have statistically poor employment outcomes (same as EFL_Quarters)
2013-01-01 Berlin WUDC 2013 ESL_Semis THBT the feminist movement should actively promote norms of stable monogamous relationships
2013-01-01 Berlin WUDC 2013 ESL_Final THBT representative democracies with large numbers of foreigners living in their territory (on a temporary or permanent basis) should create specific seats to represent them in parliament.
2013-01-01 Berlin WUDC 2013 Open_Partial_Double_Octos THBT universities should never prohibit research or teaching on the grounds of sexist, racist or otherwise discriminatory implications
2013-01-01 Berlin WUDC 2013 Open_Octos THBT the US should cut off military aid to Egypt
2013-01-01 Berlin WUDC 2013 Open_Quarters THW ban all advertising of consumer goods and services
2013-01-01 Berlin WUDC 2013 Open_Semis TBHT the WTO should never allow nations to place export restrictions on food, rare-earth metals, and other non-oil commodities
2013-01-01 Berlin WUDC 2013 Open_Final THW not allow religious communities to expel members on the basis of views or actions that contradict doctrinal teachings