Judge: Rachel Cotrino (Binghamton University)
Resolution: RESOLVED: The United Nations should adopt a resolution decrying or demanding an end to the annual dolphin hunt in Taiji, Japan.
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Posted at April 29, 2014 12:56:25AM EST by Reva Agashe
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Posted at April 29, 2014 10:41:33PM EST by Nathan Stouffer
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Submitted at May 4, 2014 10:20:01PM EST by Rachel Cotrino
|Category||Reva Agashe||Nathan Stouffer|
|Use of evidence:||4.5||3.5|
|Coherence of arguments:||4.5||4|
|Responsiveness to opponent:||4.5||4.5|
|Identification of key points:||4.5||4.5|
|Comments:||Nice use of citations. Good identification of key points. Good proposal for the UN to write a report to bring awareness to the issues of the dolphin hunt.||You did a great job of using examples to make your point, but you failed to cite your sources, which made your argument weaker.|
The decision is for the Proposition: Reva Agashe
Reason for Decision:
Both of you did a great job responding to each other. I voted for Reva because of her use of sources and had a better plan. I wasn't persuaded by the "chicken card." Job well done on both sides. This was a close debate.