This is a semifinal debate from the 2012 Binghamton Northeast Regional opening tournament held at Binghamton University in September.
This House would pay war reparations to North Korea
Opening Government: Colgate University
Opening Opposition: The University of Vermont
Closing Government: Cornell University
Closing Opposition: The King's College
All of the participants were assigned the side they represent. Nobody is necessarily defending a personal belief. Everything they are saying is part of a competition in debating.
The debate is in the British Parliamentary format and lasts about an hour