Camp Files: George Mason Camp Files Update (LD file, more arms sales K link cards, capitalism K updates)
Camp Files: Michigan Camp Files Updated
Updated Iran arguments
New cards in Saudi Arabia Daily Update
New cards in China Threat Update
Daily Update — 5 new cards added
Camp Files — Northwestern added
Taiwan — With the new arms sale, we’ve added a huge update.
Estonia — Estonia inks big new US Defense Deal The Baltic nation is focusing on its ground forces, and acquiring new armor, Howitzers. air defense missiles, and rifles as it shoots past NATO’s 2 percent spending threshold.
Missile Defense — Qatar continues building its missile defenses
Hegemony — US protects the global commons
Russia. Our updated 50+ page file with May/June evidence on the Russia threat.
Oil price spikes bad. Resolving the trade conflict with China (via relations improvements as per the Taiwan aff) results in oil price increases and Russian aggression) From UK Debate!
Indian Economy Disadvantage. Resolving the trade conflict with China (via relations improvements as per the Taiwan aff) undermines India’s economy and causes war From UK Debate!
Global Warming Counterplan vs. Emergency Powers cases. Some versions of the Saudi Arabia cases have the courts rule to limit Trump’s use of “emergency powers.” This counterplan argues that an expensive interpretation of “emergency”powers is needed to combat climate change.
Instability good. This disadvantage argues that instability in the Middle East is good because it leads to high oil prices that are important to Russia’s economy and Saudi Arabia’s economy.
Warming Impact. A new warming impact file from UK Debate.
Free Daily Updates — All of the following have been updated!
Follow our Daily Research & Evidence Updates.
Access to our updated camp files. Updated Daily
Russia threat/arms sales fill in disadvantage updates. Lots of new evidence from May & June 2019. Saudi Arabia update
Our Michigan camp links have been updated. Additional arguments include Saud courts aff/neg, circumvention, Ukraine Aff/Neg, Terror Talk Security K, Reject Arms Control CP, Political Theology K, Topicality Reduce, Advantage Counterplans
The Michigan State camp arguments are included. These include Debate Ceiling politics, Taiwan, Security K, and Topicality.
Iran — Iran has breached the nuclear deal, making war more likely. We have updated our bibliography. You can also find associated files here
New Report: Russian Strategic Intentions: A Strategic Multilayer Assessment (SMA) White Paper (May 2019). This is great reading for the Russia fill-in/Threat Disadvantage.
Camp files: We have updated all of the available camp files and arguments. If you have camp files you’d like to add, please email us at [email protected] with the files or the link to the files.
We have updated our Taiwan Daily update.
Our Taiwan bibliography has been updated with new negative articles. Those articles are at the top.
Our Saudi Arabia Daily update has been updated.
Our Iran Daily bibliography has been updated.
We have one update on our general arms sales update — US providing $250 million in lethal aid to the Ukraine.