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Debate for All: Word Economy (Tess Welch)

What is word economy? How can debaters improve it? Read Tess Welch’s new “Debate For All” piece.

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Two New & Bad Theory Arguments (Bob Overing)

Bob dissects and rejects “neg abuse outweighs” and “1AR theory bad.”

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Rankings — Pre-Season

Premier Debate’s ADP and ELO rankings for Week 1! Congrats!

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Rankings — Post-Season

Premier Debate’s ADP and ELO rankings for Week 1! Congrats!

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10 Things I Like, TOC Edition (Bob Overing)

The first edition of “10 Things I Like and Don’t Like” by Bob Overing features the Harvard tournament, plant pedagogy, and “1AR theory bad.”

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2017 Tournament of Champions

Live Results Follow Premier’s live results spreadsheet embedded below or at the link here: https://tinyurl.com/Premier-TOC17 In order to help us keep results as up-to-date as possible this weekend, please message our webmaster Shailja Somani any round results you know as […]

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Announcing the Inaugural Eight Week Big Questions Intensive

Premier Debate launches its inaugural foray into Big Questions Debate.

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2017 Kandi King RR

Finalist Interviews Raffi Piliero (Harrison RP) Question: What is the main difference, if any, between a round robin and a tournament in your opinion? Raffi Piliero:¬†Round robins are much shorter, and much more difficult to clear at than tournaments, so […]

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LD Metagame JF17 Edition (Bob Overing)

Bob breaks down the Jan-Feb meta based on his analysis of doubles participants at Cal Berkeley and Harvard. He theorizes three different categories of aff and highlights some of the differences between the east and west coast metagames.

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