Debate for All

"Without debate, there can be no self-government." (New Yorker, This Week!)

by Erik Fogel | Sep 12, 2016 9:17:52 AM
Great article in the New Yorker this week on the history of presidential debates and public debates in the United States! "For centuries, learning how to argue was the centerpiece of a liberal-arts ...
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How Speech and Debate Taught Me to Speak! (The Odyssey)

by Erik Fogel | Sep 11, 2016 10:09:38 AM
"Millennials, it is our job to help create a generation who is not afraid to stand up and speak up for the issues that matter the most to them, to advocate for new policy, to help bring information ...
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CEOs recommend your child joins the debate team! (Miami Herald)

by Erik Fogel | Sep 11, 2016 10:05:07 AM
"I think communication is one of the most important things in business and in personal relationships. If you know how to say what you want to say, you will be at an advantage. So, I would suggest ...
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Communication Skills are the #1 Business Skill! (Business Insider)

by Erik Fogel | Sep 11, 2016 10:03:04 AM
Business Insider published an article on how communication skills were the number one business skill and students should join the debate team! "The ability to clearly articulate a message is a highly ...
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Shout outs to MS 50 and the NYCDOE's Middle School Quality Initiative for bringing debate to schools!

by Erik Fogel | Sep 3, 2016 8:20:53 AM
Shout outs to Principal Ben Honoroff, Jhs 50 John D Wells, and the New York City Department of Education's Middle School Quality Initiative (MSQI). MSQI and the NYC Urban Debate League partnered up ...
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Gene Wilder the High School Debater! Remembering Gene Wilder, Actor, Comedian, Philanthropist, and High School Debater!

by Erik Fogel | Sep 2, 2016 11:22:17 PM
“On stage or in the movies, I could do whatever I wanted to, I was free.” - Gene Wilder.
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