In late July/early August, active coaches and member students may vote online for a new slate of LD topics chosen by the LD Wording Committee at its summer meeting. The 2019 September/October LD topic will be announced August 8.
Resolved: Predictive policing is unjust.
Resolved: The United States ought to grant legal personhood to natural ecosystems.
Resolved: Japan ought to amend Article 9 of its constitution to allow for offensive military capabilities.
Resolved: The United States ought to legalize adult sex work.
Resolved: The intergenerational accumulation of wealth is antithetical to democracy.
Resolved: In the United States, colleges and universities ought not consider standardized tests in undergraduate admissions decisions.
Resolved: States ought to eliminate their nuclear arsenals.
Resolved: The United States ought to act as the employer of last resort.
Resolved: A just nation ought not use offensive cyber operations to target civilian infrastructure.
Resolved: The United States ought to eliminate subsidies for fossil fuels.