This Negative brief shows how the Ex-Im Bank doesn’t cost taxpayers. The Ex-Im Bank actually earns money for the Treasury. Instead of hurting the free market, the bank helps level the playing field. Plus, it helps countless small businesses. The Ex-Im Bank expired a few years ago and some of the evidence in this brief talks about how a lot of American companies struggled without the loans.
Guantánamo Bay detention facility center was established by the United States in 2002 as a place to hold people perceived to be ‘enemy combatants’ in the ‘war on terror.’ This case argues that we should close these facilities because the detainees at Guantánamo have had their rights violated.
This is a comprehensive topicality brief (from a Negative perspective, although an Affirmative could use it if a definition fits their case) providing multiple definitions of terrorism and “foreign policy” that can be used to narrow the resolution and help argue topicality.
This Negative brief says that Egypt doesn’t need or want our help. The U.S.-Egypt relationship isn’t as important as it once was, the U.S. weapon manufacturing industry isn’t a very big generator of jobs, and Egypt is not going to accept our training.
The US provides anti-terrorism military aid to Egypt. Unfortunately, that support is not sufficient. When the Affirmative team increases military aid and training with this plan, they will reaffirm the U.S.–Egypt relationship, boost the U.S. weapon manufacturing industry, and help Egypt in the war on terrorism.