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January-February 2019 NSDA Lincoln-Douglas: Military Aid

January-February 2019 NSDA Lincoln-Douglas: Military Aid

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Big Sky Debate is pleased to release its January-February 2019 NSDA Lincoln- Douglas resources on military aid!

The resolution, released by the National Speech and Debate Association on December 1, 2018, is:

Resolved: The United States out not provide military aid to authoritarian regimes.

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Military Aid Index

AFFIRMATIVE

  • MILITARY AID TO AUTOCRATS BAD: PROPS UP BAD GOVERNMENTS
  • MILITARY AID TO AUTOCRATS BAD: HURTS US POLICY AND CREDIBILITY
  • MILITARY AID TO AUTOCRATS BAD: MUST REVERSE OUR SUPPORT OF AUTOCRATS
  • MILITARY AID TO AUTOCRATS BAD: HURTS EFFORTS WORLDWIDE TO BATTLE UNDESIRABLE LEADERS 
  • MILITARY AID ON AUTOCRATS BAD: AMERICANS WANT PRO-DEMOCRATIC EFFORTS FROM THE US 
  • MILITARY AID TO AUTOCRATS BAD: INCREASES ANTI-AMERICAN TERRORISM 
  • MILITARY AID BAD: DOESN’T DELIVER ON PROMISES 
  • MILITARY AID BAD: DOESN’T PROVIDE US INFLUENCE IN TARGET COUNTRIES OR REGIONS 
  • MILITARY AID BAD: EVEN RECIPIENTS HATE IT 
  • MILITARY AID BAD: DOESN’T FURTHER US INTERESTS 
  • MILITARY AID BAD: DOESN’T BRING PEACE 
  • SAUDI ARABIA: SAUDI RECORD ON HUMAN RIGHTS IS TERRIBLE 
  • SAUDI ARABIA: US MILITARY AID DOESN’T SERVE US PURPOSES 
  • SAUDI ARABIA: FUNDS TERRORISM 
  • SAUDI ARABIA: US WEAPONS USED IN YEMEN 
  • SAUDI ARABIA: US DOESN’T NEED SAUDI OIL 
  • MILITARY AID BAD: JORDAN PROVES 
  • MILITARY AID BAD: TURKMENISTAN 
  • MILITARY AID BAD: SOUTH VIETNAM PROVES 
  • MILITARY AID BAD: EL SALVADOR PROVES 
  • MILITARY AID BAD: YEMEN PROVES 
  • MILITARY AID BAD: MALI PROVES 
  • US AID POLICY BAD: CONGRESS DOES NO VETTING OF MILITARY AID 
  • US AID POLICY BAD: US REFUSES TO HOLD RECIPIENTS ACCOUNTABLE OR EVEN PLAN THE PROCESS 
  • US AID POLICY BAD: US AID IS DISORGANIZED AND UNDISCIPLINED 
  • US AID POLICY BAD: US MUST DRAMATICALLY SHIFT PRACTICE TO MAKE AID EFFECTIVE 
  • ALTERNATIVE TO SUPPORTING AUTOCRATS: SUPPORT DEMOCRACY 
  • ALTERNATIVES TO SUPPORTING AUTOCRATS: FOCUS ON POVERTY ALLEVIATION 
  • A/T: US NEEDS MILITARY AID TO CONNECT TO GOVERNMENTS 
  • A/T: US MILITARY AID PROVIDES BOON TO US ECONOMY 
  • A/T: WITHHOLDING AID = INCREASE INFLUENCE OF RUSSIA AND CHINA 
  • A/T: MUST PROP UP WEAK STATE TO HOLD OFF CHAOS OR WAR 
  • A/T: US AID NEEDED FOR COUNTERTERRORISM 
  • A/T: MILITARY AID HELPS MEET MILITARY OBJECTIVES 
  • A/T: OIL/RESOURCES JUSTIFIES 


NEGATIVE 

  • MILITARY AID TO AUTOCRATS GOOD: ENCOURAGES REFORMS 
  • MILITARY AID TO AUTOCRATS GOOD: WE MUST STRENGTHEN TIES WITH AUTOCRATS, NOT DISENGAGE 
  • MILITARY AID TO AUTOCRATS GOOD: FUNDING GOES TO IMPORTANT US INITIATIVES LIKE COUNTERTERRORISM 
  • MILITARY AID TO AUTOCRATS GOOD: PROVIDES IMPORTANT DOMESTIC ECONOMIC BOON
  • MILITARY AID TO AUTOCRATS GOOD: THE ALTERNATIVE IS CHINA OR RUSSIA 
  • MILITARY AID TO AUTOCRATS GOOD: AID IS THE ALTERNATIVE TO US MILITARY BOOTS ON THE GROUND
  • MILITARY AID GOOD: MILITARY AID CAN PROVIDE VALUABLE INTELLIGENCE
  • MILITARY AID GOOD: SELLING MILITARY HARDWARE IMPORTANT TO KEEP US DEFENSE INDUSTRY SHARP
  • CUTTING AID BAD: REDUCES OUR OVERALL NATIONAL SECURITY
  • CUTTING AID BAD: HURTS OUR FIGHT AGAINST DRUGS
  • CUTTING AID BAD: “ALL OR NOTHING” APPROACH BAD
  • CUTTING AID BAD: DOESN’T ENCOURAGE BEHAVIOR CHANGES
  • CHANGES EVOLVE PRACTICES: MAKE AUTOCRATS ACCOUNTABLE
  • MIDDLE EAST: ENGAGING THE REGION MEANS DEALING WITH AUTOCRATS
  • MIDDLE EAST: REGION IS AT RISK FOR INFLUENCE FROM CHINA OR RUSSIA
  • SAUDI ARABIA: SAUDI ARABIA HAS STRATEGIC IMPORTANCE TO THE US
  • SAUDI ARABIA: US SHOULDN’T WALK AWAY FROM THE RELATIONSHIP
  • SAUDI ARABIA: WE SHOULD USE OUR MILITARY RELATIONSHIP TO OUR BENEFIT
  • SAUDI ARABIA: KHASHOGGI CRISIS SHOULDN’T TRUMP RELATIONSHIP… YET
  • SAUDI ARABIA: CANCELLING AID/ARMS SALES PUSHES CRITICAL PARTNER TOWARDS RUSSIA AND/OR CHINA

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