1ACs In Real Life: A Grassroots Policy Push

1ACs In Real Life: A Grassroots Policy Push

Imagine if legislation were made by policy debaters. I recognize that some readers may be imagining a dystopian world where almost nothing gets done due to a paranoid fear of starting a nuclear war, and even I realize that a congress composed of policy debaters could...
Burdens, Part 2: Burden Scope Application

Burdens, Part 2: Burden Scope Application

In my last post, I talked about the different types of burden scopes for different resolutions.  In this post, I intend to address how to identify the different burden scopes you see in debate resolutions.  Let’s look at three examples. Policy Resolutions I touched on...