Legalize the sale of human organs

3.2.15- Resolved: Legalize the sale of human organs

Primary Affirmative: Senator Charlotte Fare
Secondary Affirmative: Senator Ronald Ding

Primary Negative: President Pro Tempore Sarah Pickhardt
Secondary Negative: Senator Ivy Trent

Result
Open Chambers: Resolution Affirmed
Senators: Resolution Negated

Best Speaker
Senator Ronald Ding

“The duty of lovers is to tarnish the Golden Rule.” — Leonard Cohen

2.23.15- Resolved: “The duty of lovers is to tarnish the Golden Rule.” — Leonard Cohen

Primary Affirmative: Senator Gordon Holzberg
Secondary Affirmative: Senator Allison Stitt

Primary Negative: Senator Dallas Brown
Secondary Negative: Senator Chuchitra Thanigaivasan

Result
Open Chambers: Resolution Affirmed
Senators: Resolution Affirmed

Best Speaker
Senator Gordon Holzberg

UNC should take down Silent Sam

2.9.15- Resolved: UNC should take down Silent Sam.

Primary Affirmative: Senator Trent Hollandsworth
Secondary Affirmative: President Emeritus Warshauer

Primary Negative: Sergeant at Arms Michael Johnston
Secondary Negative: Senator Jeremy Howell

Result
Open Chambers: Resolution Negated
Senators: Resolution Negated

Best Speaker
President Emeritus Warshauer

The public should consider an artist’s moral character when assessing their work

1.27.15- Resolved: The public should consider an artist’s moral character when assessing their work.

Primary Affirmative: Senator Ranald Adams
Secondary Affirmative: Senator Zachary Williams

Primary Negative: Senator Chase Hawisher
Secondary Negative: Clerk Tyler Clay

Result
Open Chambers: Resolution Affirmed
Senators: Resolution Affirmed

Best Speaker
Ranald Adams

Police the police

1.27.15- Resolved: Police the police

Primary Affirmative: Senator Jacob Bell
Secondary Affirmative: Senator Parker Wilson

Primary Negative: Senator Mark Laird
Secondary Negative: President Emeritus Warshauer

Result
Open Chambers: Affirmed
Senators: Resolution Affirmed

Best Speaker
Senator Parker Wilson

The deceased employees of the Charlie Hebdo massacre should be honored as martyrs

1.12.15- Resolved: The deceased employees of the Charlie Hebdo massacre should be honored as martyrs

Primary Affirmative: Treasurer Ryan White
Secondary Affirmative: Senator Ronald Ding

Primary Negative: Senator Sasha Gombar
Secondary Negative: Di President Ryan Rosenberg

Result
Open Chambers: Resolution Negated
Senators: Resolution Affirmed

Best Speaker
Senator Sasha Gombar

Centennial Debate: The present-day system of trial by jury should be abolished

11.17.14- Centennial Debate Resolved: The present-day system of trial by jury should be abolished

Primary Affirmative: Senator Brittany Jordan
Secondary Affirmative: Critic Chang Zhao

Primary Negative: Sergeant at Arms Michael Raybuck
Secondary Negative: Historian Austin Andrews

Result
Open Chamber: Resolution Negated
Senators: Resolution Negated

Best Speakers
The Philanthropic Society

Living in cities is preferable to living in the country

11.10.14- Resolved: Living in cities is preferable to living in the country

Primary Affirmative: Senator India Lassiter
Secondary Affirmative: Historian Austin Andrews

Primary Negative: Di President Clarke Martin
Secondary Negative: Treasurer Tyler Clay

Result
Open Chamber: Resolution Affirmed
Senators: Resolution Affirmed

Best Speaker
Historian Austin Andrews

Wealth should be earned

11.3.14- Resolved: Wealth should be earned

Primary Affirmative: Clerk Sarah Pickhardt
Secondary Affirmative: Phi President Sasha Gombar

Primary Negative: President Pro Tempore Will Robertson
Secondary Negative: Senator Johnston

Result
Open Chamber: Resolution Negated
Senators: Resolution Negated

Best Speaker
Senator Johnston

She’s a witch!

10.27.14- Resolved: She’s a witch!

Primary Affirmative: Treasurer Tyler Clay

Secondary Affirmative: Senator Trent Hollandsworth

Primary Negative: Senator Brittany Jordan

Secondary Negative: Sergeant at Arms Michael Raybuck

Result

Open Chamber: Resolution Affirmed

Senators: Resolution Affirmed

Best Speaker

Treasurer Tyler Clay

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