This is a Queer theory kritik that focuses on the way that gender and sexuality are encumbered within the building of nation-states, thus the way that international relations function now a days are based on states gaining legitimacy by meeting so-call global democracy standards. These standards simultaneously are pro/anti-LGBTQI. All fully loaded for 1NC...
By increasing investor confidence in the US and/or China, investors react accordingly and the capital exodus from Bangladesh into safer and more profitable ventures tank their economy. The second story is that by spending a lot on X project, the Chinese government runs out of funds to honor investment commitments. Along with a Counterplan that says the US...
Cuba exists as an old "cold war" state. The Cold War paradigm exists not because of cap vs communism but to promote Cuba's neoliberalizing process into the global world order. Any reason why Cuba would be better off without the embargo is just propaganda used by the US to exploit and gentrify new markets
Tongzhi means “Comrade”, which originally originated in Mao’s China. This aff investigates queer temporalities through affective transnational discussions. Tongzhi and all queer people in China have been displaced both by forces within China, but also western academics. The negative comes with two kritiks and case answers.
Nuclear proliferation is one of the most common arguments for why US' hegemony and US-China relations must me maintained. This file gives you impact turns to anti-proliferation arguments. Proliferation is a core part of the 2016-2017 Topic, as well as a major part of many other arguments.
Master narratives are the dominant telling of political & economic happenings. The United States has propagated a narrative of military Rebalancing around the world. These types of narrative are often papers over the struggles of peoples. To create change the creation of counter-narratives is a critical resistance strategy. Orientalism &...
Post-structural critiques argue that ideologies have moved beyond the structural level; they now manifest and are proliferated on the personal level and it spills up into our institutions. This is a post-structural kritik of geographical understandings imposed onto China by critical and policy affirmatives
This file offers two scenarios with AFF answers and extensions for each scenario. This DA assumes that the CR resolution will pass, with evidence to prove so. Strongly warranted arguments found throughout this file; come check it out and win some debates with ExodusFiles!
The uniqueness is that the budget won't pass now but engagement with China leads to a slight popularity boost that allows him to pass the more sinister portions of his budget proposal. "Small" cuts to non-military sectors lead to cuts in the CDC that results in anti-biotic resistant bacterial disease outbreaks across the United States
The financial choice act is Trump's repeal of the Dodd-Frank bill, regulations imposed upon big banks following the economic collapse of 2008. The CFPB will be defunded through the bill, and will result in a dismantling of the framework that protects victims of predatory lending practices.