• Cicero Debattoernooi 2014

    The Cicero Debattoernooi debate tournament was held on the 22nd of November 2014 in Tilburg, the Netherlands. The tournament was held in the Dutch language, here are the motions, translated into English

    Round 1: This House would grant an additional vote to families with children for national elections
    Round 2: You are a doctor. You have a patient of whom it has been commonly assumed that she suffers from epilepsy. This patient spends her spare time in visiting and forming social contacts in epilepsy support groups. A recent medical test showed that she does not suffer from epilepsy after all. Motion: This House would hide the diagnosis of pseudo-epilepsy from the patient
    Round 3: This House would submit religious organisations to the full extent of anti-discrimination laws
    Round 4: This House would nationalise social media
    Round 5: This House would show a more prominent role for women in history books
    Novice Final: This House disapproves of movements that aim to further the acceptation of obesity in society
    Semi Final: This House would never target civilians in a total war
    Final: This House Believes that it is justified for society to demand of migrants that they accept the dominance of existing norms and values


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