Originally Posted by Pugilist
Was there ever/will there ever be a political section?
Yes, the Social Division. There are a lot of debaters who only want to debate shit they already know lots about and so rule out stuff like politics etc, probably because they are scared cowards, but there are a few of us Social debaters that will debate anything, anywhere, so you'll get a match if you sign up just for politics.
But yeah, politics falls under the Social banner. You can sign up and specify that you want political debates. However, specifying particular subject matter might restrict your places on cards. Plus, if you ever win the title then you will have to debate anything and everything to defend it.