Resolved: The United States Federal Government should substantially increase statutory and/or judicial restrictions on the war powers authority of the President of the United States in one or more of the following areas: targeted killing; indefinite detention; offensive cyber operations; or introducing United States Armed Forces into hostilities.
Next year’s debate topic area was voted on and announced today! We’ll be debating the implications of Presidential War Powers.
The topic is important, timely and should be very interesting. I’ll be posting here about the topic (among other things) so stay tuned.