TH prefers a world where art cannot be generated by artificial intelligence and would always require significant human input
Artificial Intelligence is the simulation of human intelligence processes by machines, especially computer systems that can perform a lot of activities including generation of artwork
TH would impose term limits on head of state positions in democracies
In democracies head of states generally have 3 to 5 years terms. A term limit refers to a maximum number of term limits that a head of states can have e.g.: a US president can be elected a maximum of 2 terms
THBT countries with a track record of human rights violations (e.g. Qatar, Russia, etc.) should be banned from hosting major sporting events and the citizens of those countries should be disallowed from owning sports teams.
Countries with authoritarian political structures are generally understood to have a track record of human rights violations through taking away rights of people. Example of such countries are Qatar, Russia, Saudi Arabia, etc. In recent times, there has been a trend of such countries hosting major sporting events and institutions of such countries owning sports teams.
This House prefers a world where people do not feel anger
for the purpose of this debate, people are able to experience a world without feeling a particular emotion
This House would give more votes to low income individuals
for the purposes of this debate, the number of votes someone can have in an election can exceed the normal one vote per person
This House Believes That western liberal democracies should penalize tourism in countries that abuse the human rights of their citizens
western liberal democracies refer to countries from the global west along with Australia and New Zealand that generally have open and democratic countries.
This House Would allow ex-convicts to join the police force
an ex-convict is an individual who has been deemed guilty of a crime, punished, and has fully served their punishment. For example, someone that has finished the entirety of their prison sentence and is now allowed to go back into society is an ex-convict.
This House Would tax non-renewable energy to match the cost of the cheapest available renewable energy source
Currently renewable energy sources cost more per unit of energy than non-renewable sources of energy. The two prices can only be matched through a tax imposed on non-renewable sources such that it rises up to match renewable energy sources.
This House believes that primary and secondary schools should allocate an equal portion of time in school to academic and extracurricular activities
extracurricular activities refer to activities that are beyond the academic curriculum of children such as debating, sports, etc.