Posts tagged with: Debate For All

Debate For All: Poll and Recap #1

In case you’ve missed any of our recent articles, we’ve recapped them here. Vote in the poll!

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Debate For All: Framework Preparation

Framework Preparation Jargon Frontlines – These are pre-written responses against common objections to your case. Out – An out is just an argument you can leverage heavily to win a particular layer without too much discomfort. Word Economy – To […]

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Debate For All: Learning Philosophy

Learning Philosophy The path towards improving at framework debate is straightforward since millennia of philosophers have already done the heavy lifting. Reading a few of their books will push you far above the average circuit debater. While reading philosophy is […]

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Debate For All: Being “Sick With the Lay”

by Lawrence Zhou. What does it mean to be sick with the lay? It means mastering the difficult concept of judge adaptation. It means making arguments accessible to a wide range of audiences. It means mastering a balance of technical […]

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Debate For All: Counterplans in LD #1

Explanation Definition A counterplan (or CP) is a specific advocacy forwarded by the negative debater to prove a superior option to doing the aff. That might sound complicated, but it’s not! 

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Announcing: Debate For All

Debate For All is an ongoing project to create a free public resource for learning LD.

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