Archive for January, 2012

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February Public Forum: The Topic of Champions

January 22, 2012

This PF topic will be used to determine our State & National Qualifiers, study hard!! Find the arguments and evidence that will make you stand out and get the win!

Find the team evidence at My Student Resources!

February 2012 Public Forum Topic

Resolved: Birthright citizenship should be abolished in the United States.

Articles & Information:

Center for Immigration Studies

Arizona Bill Will Deny Citizenship to Children of Illegal Immigrants: CNN

Can Congress Repeal Birthright Citizenship? LA Times

Birthright Citizenship Looms as Next Immigration Battle

Defining American: Birthright Citizenship & the Original Understanding of the 14th Amendment

Mothers Without Borders: Undocumented Immigrant Mothers Facing Deportation and the Best Interests of Their U.S. Citizen Children

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More Readings on the January / February LD Topic

January 11, 2012

Haven’t had enough research?

Scott found a bunch more links for you to explore!

http://www.farmingtonindependent.com/event/article/id/18952/

http://www.scotsman.com/news/get_tough_on_abuse_says_labour_chief_1_2036220

http://www.westernadvocate.com.au/news/local/news/general/breaking-the-cycle/2415648.aspx

http://www.wibw.com/localnews/headlines/Murder_Of_Manhattan_Mother_Sheds_Light_On_Domestic_Abuse_Cases_136984788.html

http://www.unicef-irc.org/publications/pdf/digest6e.pdf

http://www.un.org/ecosocdev/geninfo/afrec/vol21no2/212-violence-aganist-women.html

http://www.stopvaw.org/prevalence_of_domestic_violence.html

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January Case Writing

January 11, 2012

LD & PF log-on to My Student Resources and begin finding the evidence you need to create your cases! Save a copy of the case outline to your documents and begin to fill in the blanks with the best resources you can find!

Policy use the evidence from the blog and find updates to any arguments you need! It will impress judges if you have inherency cards dated 2012!

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Congress Legislation for BSU

January 8, 2012

Here are the Dockets!

Rookie Congress Docket – Frank Church Debates

Varsity Congress Docket – Frank Church Debates