Current Topics

2017-2018 Policy Debate Topic:

“Resolved: The United States federal government should substantially increase its funding and/or regulation of elementary and/or secondary education in the United States. ”

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November-December 2017 Lincoln-Douglas Debate Topic:

“Resolved: Wealthy nations have an obligation to provide development assistance to other nations.”

November 2017 Public Forum Debate Topic:

“Resolved: The United States should require universal background checks for all gun sales and transfer of ownership.”

September-October 2017 Lincoln-Douglas Debate Topic:

“Resolved: In the United States, national service ought to be compulsory. ”

September-October 2017 Public Forum Debate Topic:

“Resolved: Deployment of anti-missile systems is in South Korea’s best interest.”