Things we hold dear
All of the above
Means "the ways things are right now"
Is defended by the affirmative team in a debate
Means "the existing conditions"
Is "innocent until proven guilty" in a court of law
Is defended by the negative team in a debate
Is the central proposition that is being debated
Teens need to be able to set their own curfews.
Summer weather has been hotter than normal.
The US government should establish an ocean marine resource protection amendment.
Dress codes for students should be abolished.
The development of natural resources is more important than the protection of the environment.
Would be the defense in a court of law
Has the burden of rejoinder
Advocates for change in most debates
Has the burden of proof
Disagrees with the status quo
Agrees with the resolution
Would be the prosecution in a court of law
Agrees with the status quo