Public Forum

Public Forum debate pages on this site -


2016/2017 Season
  Jan (Military Spending) Introduction, Pro, Con
  Dec (Plan Colombia) Introduction, Pro, Con
  Nov (Internet of Things/Privacy) Introduction, Pro, Con
  Sep/Oct (School searches) Introduction, Pro, Con

2015/2016 Season
  NSDA Nationals (Pirmary Elections), Introduction, Pro, Con
  Mar(Military in Okinawa) introduction, Pro, Con
  Feb(Carbon tax) introduction, Pro, Con
  Jan (Economic sanctions on Russia) introduction, Pro, Con
  Dec (Standardized Tests are Beneficial) introduction, Pro, Con
  Nov (Human Needs over Nat'l Interests) introduction, Pro, Con
  Sep/Oct (Reparations) introduction, Pro position, Con position

2014/2015 Season
  Mar (Free Tuition) introduction, Pro position, Con position
  Feb (Economic Globalization) introduction, Pro position, Con position
  Jan (UN peacekeepers) introduction, Pro position, Con position
  Dec (For-profit prisons) introduction, Pro position, Con position
  Nov (Genetically modified food) introduction, Pro position, Con position
  Sep/Oct (Subsidized sports) introduction, Pro position, Con position

2013/2014 Season
  Nationals (Ukraine) overview
  Apr (Econ vs Evironment in India) Introduction, Pro position, Con position
  Mar (Single-gender classes) Introduction, Pro position, Con position
  Feb (VRA) introduction, Pro position, Con position
  Jan (Sahel) definitions, Con position, Pro position
  Dec (Immigration) definitions, background, Pro 1, Pro 2, Con position
  Nov (NSA) definitions, Pro position, Con position, Pro support, Kritik
  Sep/Oct (Proliferation) definitions, Pro position, Con position, more prolif

2012/2013 Season
  Nationals (Drones) definitions, legitimacy
  Apr (Drug Policy) definitions, background, Pro position, Con position
  Mar (Health Insurance) definitions, background, Pro position, Con position, Advice
  Feb (China) definitions, on China, US interests, Pro position, Con position
  Jan (Citizens United) definitions, background 1, background 2, Pro, Con
  Dec (Tax Increases) definitions, background, Pro, Con
  Nov (Mid-East Policy) definitions, Pro, Con, Evidence
  Nov proposed topics
  Oct (Climate change) definitions, background, Pro, Con, Moral agency, Framework
  Sep (Assault weapons) part 1, Positions, Evidence, Reports,
    Renew, Pro ammo
  Sep Topic
2011/2012 Season
  Nationals (Stand your ground) part 1part 2Positions
  Apr (Vaccinations) part 1part 2PositionsEvidence
  Mar (Pakistan Aid) part 1, part 2PositionsEvidence
  Feb (Birthright) part 1part 2part 3Pro help
  Jan (College cost) part 1Pro helppart 2
  Dec (Income disparity) part 1ProCon
  Nov (Popular/Electoral vote) part 1

General Public Forum Topics
    2nd Speaking Position Strategies for PF
    PF Cases: Theory and Practice part 1, part 2
    Your First Case, About Novices, Framework in PF part 1, part 2