Hey, Public Forum Debaters! University of Wyoming Debate assistant coach, Team Wyoming head coach, and 2014 NSDA National Champion in Lincoln-Douglas Debate - Lawrence Zhou is once again donating his time and talents to guest host for this episode of Rock On! Debate. In this episode, Lawrence dotes upon (spoiler: he really loves this topic) and analyzes the 2022 April Public Forum Topic: Japan should revise Article 9 of its Constitution to develop offensive military capabilities.
Lawrence's topic analysis of the 2022 April PF Topic is organized in five parts: first, he gives an introduction to Article 9; second, he provides background issues for Article 9; third, he poses some random thoughts on the topic (framing, interpretation, etc.); fourth, he discusses international relations; and fifth, he talks about arguments (pro and con) for this topic.
Links for the episode:
Wyoming Debate Roundup: https://wyodebateroundup.weebly.com/
Victory Briefs: https://classroom.victorybriefs.com/briefs
PolyMatter video: https://youtu.be/ChA2-K1tZNI
Vice video: https://youtu.be/l-qxsYkhN20
Vox video: https://youtu.be/IHJsoCAREsg
One World, Many Theories: https://people.ucsc.edu/~rlipsch/migrated/pol160A/Walt.1998.pdf
Thank you so much to Lawrence for sharing these helpful ideas with Public Forum Debaters out there preparing for the new March topic!
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