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Date Tournament Round Motion
2017-04-14 NZ Easters 2017 1 THW not allow public schools to expel students - Round 1
2017-04-14 NZ Easters 2017 1 THBT education in the developing world should be conducted primarily in English - Round 1
2017-04-14 NZ Easters 2017 2 THW institute a negative basic income - Round 2
2017-04-14 NZ Easters 2017 2 THS immigration criteria based around culture - Round 2
2017-04-14 NZ Easters 2017 3 THBT the government should have no role in protecting endangered species - Round 3
2017-04-14 NZ Easters 2017 3 THBT future generations should be able to sue the government for damages from the effects of climate change - Round 3
2017-04-14 NZ Easters 2017 4 You have a machine that allows you to know when you will die. THW use the machine. - Round 4
2017-04-14 NZ Easters 2017 4 Assuming you have the technology, THW financially reward citizens for good deeds - Round 4
2017-04-14 NZ Easters 2017 5 THW ban tithing - Round 5
2017-04-14 NZ Easters 2017 5 THW require religious organisations to elect their leaders - Round 5
2017-04-14 NZ Easters 2017 6 THBT the European Union should refuse to offer the United Kingdom preferential trade terms - Round 6
2017-04-14 NZ Easters 2017 6 THW place a tax on the labour of robots - Round 6
2017-04-14 NZ Easters 2017 7 THS the publication of the DNC (Democratic National Committee) leaks - Round 7
2017-04-14 NZ Easters 2017 7 TH regrets the commercialisation of social justice - Round 7
2017-04-14 NZ Easters 2017 8 THW reject women-only spaces - Round 8
2017-04-14 NZ Easters 2017 8 THBT the transgender movement should distance itself from the feminist movement - Round 8
2017-04-14 NZ Easters 2017 Open_Semis TH regrets Treaty settlements - Semi Final 1
2017-04-14 NZ Easters 2017 Open_Semis THS granting legal personality to rivers and lakes - Semi Final 1
2017-04-14 NZ Easters 2017 Open_Semis THBT inquiries into the misconduct of soldiers should only be conducted by people who have at some point been in active service - Semi Final 2
2017-04-14 NZ Easters 2017 Open_Semis THBT the USA should take aggressive military action against the Syrian regime - Semi Final 2
2017-04-14 NZ Easters 2017 Open_Final THBT the media should not ‘out’ authors who publish under a pseudonym - Grand Final
2017-04-14 NZ Easters 2017 Open_Final THW not allow authors to copyright characters or worlds that they have created - Grand Final