Debaters are thinking people. They think about the world. They think hard. Then they debate. But only after they've thought a lot. Here are some ways of thinking about common debating topics.

Should vaccines be compulsory?

Should vaccines be compulsory?

Vaccines save lives, ours and other people's. Should it be against the law to refuse them?

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Social liberalism vs social conservatism

Social liberalism vs social conservatism

Should society be closeknit, or open? Is freedom of choice more important than tradition? Which matters more, the community or the individual?

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Neo-liberalism vs social democracy

Neo-liberalism vs social democracy

How should we run the economy? An introduction to two key economic theories.

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Freedom vs Security

Freedom vs Security

Which is better? Freedom to or freedom from?

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Doing God

Doing God

An introduction to some of the key issues that arise when debating motions concerned with religion.

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What is democracy?

What is democracy?

What democracy and what it isn't; how it works; how it might work better.

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What is the point of free speech?

What is the point of free speech?

What free speech is, and why it matters.

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What if free speech is not true?

What if free speech is not true?

What are, or should be, the consequences for not telling the truth?

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What if free speech causes offence?

What if free speech causes offence?

What can you and what can't you say? What should you and what shouldn't you be allowed to say?

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How free is free speech?

How free is free speech?

How money and power interfere with free speech.

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