US Open 2011 Motions
October 9 2011, 12:01 PM
1. Barack Obama should return the Nobel Peace Prize. 2. This House supports computer hacktivism. 3. Governments in violation of UN treaties should forfeit their right to vote or veto UN matters. 4. Wikileaks should be granted status as a digital world treasure on UNESCO's World Heritage list. 5. Individuals should be able to sue the government for inaction on climate change. 6. In the case of cyber attack, this House prefers military retaliation. 7. This House would end the use of nuclear power. 8. Elected officials should take a polygraph test before taking office. Semifinals: This House supports drone strikes. Finals: This House supports a weak dollar. John Meany of the Claremont Colleges selected the motions.