Public Forum Topics
|September/October||Resolved: The European Union should join the Belt and Road Initiative.|
|November/December||Resolved: The benefits of the United States federal government’s use of offensive cyber operations outweigh the harms.|
||Resolved: Civil disobedience in a democracy is morally justified.|
|* The novice topic is used only for Sep/Oct, and is reused each year.|
|September/October||Resolved: In the United States, colleges and universities ought not consider standardized tests in undergraduate admissions decisions.|
|November/December||Resolved: The United States ought to eliminate subsidies for fossil fuels.
* CFL tournaments will continue to use the Sep/Oct topic until January. Invitationals (like SCU), however, will use the Nocember topic.