Current Topics

2018-2019 Policy Debate Topic:

“Resolved: The United States federal government should substantially reduce its restrictions on legal immigration to the United States.”

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November-December 2018 Lincoln-Douglas Debate Topic:

“Resolved: In a democracy, the public’s right to know ought to be valued above the right to privacy of candidates for public office.”

November-December 2018 Public Forum Debate Topic:

“Resolved: The United States federal government should impose price controls on the pharmaceutical industry.”

September-October 2018 Lincoln-Douglas Debate Topic:

“Resolved: In the United States, reporters ought to have the right to protect the identity of confidential sources.”

September-October 2018 Public Forum Debate Topic:

“Resolved: The United States should accede to the United Nations Convention on the Law of the Sea without reservations.”