2011 SEO Motions
ROUND ZERO: This house believes that countries with problems of overpopulation should pay willing citizens to sterilize themselves.
ONE: This house would directly elect captains of national sport teams.
TWO: This house believes that state funded health services should be provided by competitively tendered contracts by private companies, without direct state provision.
THREE: This house believes that it is legitimate for governments to deliberately lie to their citizens in times of war.
FOUR: This house believes that individuals in developed countries have a bigger moral responsibility to poor people in the developing world than their own families.
FIVE: This house believes that democratic countries should punish communication companies which cooperate with oppressive governments’ censorship policies.
QUARTERS: This house would ban advertisements that use gender stereotypes.
SEMIS: This house believes that post-genocide states should punish the perpetrators of the genocide both visibly and publicly for the long term.
NOVICE FINAL: This house believes that developing countries should ban family members of the Head of State/Government from running for the same position.
GRAND FINAL: This house would ban the celebration of martyrs.