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Summary: If you strip away the appealing rhetoric, most national security cases possess ample opportunity for the negative.
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About "National Security (OPP)"
National Security is one of the most intuitive moral justifications for preemptive warfare. Because most judges readily accept the notion that governments are morally obligated to the safety of the country, national security makes a simple, easy, and effective value.
However, if you strip away the appealing rhetoric, most national security cases possess ample opportunity for the negative to deconstruct the foundational arguments and raise questions about the value and its efficacy in measuring preemptive warfare. In this brief you’ll find an abundance of arguments, applications, and evidence to run against any national security case.
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Nathaniel has been competing in speech and debate for 5 years, and is thrilled to be writing for the Monument Publishing Team! He enthusiastically believes that debate prepares students to be beacons of truth in a dark and convoluted society. Nathaniel has competed in all 3 forms of debate, including parliamentary, which he placed 3rd in at NITOC 2017.