Paris Open 2016
Télécom ParisTech hosted the 2016 edition of Paris Open the 20th and 21st May.
CA team: Sella Nevo, Olivia Sundberg Diez, Joe Mayes.
- R1: THW criminalise sexist and misogynist speech.
- R2: In a multi-party political system, THW require all parties to elect their leaders through a democratic vote of all the registered members of that party.
- R3: TH supports the creation of popular media about ongoing court cases.
- R4: A machine has been invented that tells the user the exact date of their death. Once known, nothing can be done to change this date. THW use the machine.
- R5: THW ban all EU arms companies from selling weapons outside of the EU.
- Open Semi: Info slide: In Catholic dogma, an 'ex cathedra' declaration (literally 'from the throne') made by the Pope establishes a moral or doctrinal truth that is infallible and must be believed by all Catholics.
TH, as Pope Francis, would make an ex cathedra declaration that aggressive wealth redistribution is a moral imperative.
- ESL Final: THBT Facebook should covertly use its platform to prevent a Trump victory.
- Open Final: Info slide: IS has contacted the US-led coalition offering to cease all hostile activities in return for recognition of IS as an independent state consisting of the main Sunni-majority areas currently under IS control.
(This infoslide is hypothetical)
THW accept the IS proposal