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Evaluating In-Class Debates

Cultivating a collaborative learning environment (or community) and promoting active learning are now recognized in pedagogical scholarship as important factors in determining student success. A litany of student engagement techniques and exercises can be found in a number of instructor handbooks and articles that purport to advance student learning in a meaningful way. 874 more words

Teaching Tactics

"Is Feminism Good for the World?" | Debate Between Sargon of Akkad and Kristi Winters




I’d like to start by commending Kristie for standing up to debate in an environment where the most prominent feminist theorists fail to adequately engage with dissenting viewpoints and cloister themselves away in academia.   3,081 more words


PFP releases debate standings

The Panem Free Press has announced candidate standings for the upcoming Liberty Party presidential and VP debates.

The following candidates, listed in order of their podium, will participate in the presidential primetime debate: 116 more words


Undercard debate to be held for 2nd PFP Liberty presidential and VP debates

The Panem Free Press announced today that an undercard debate will be held immediately prior to the upcoming Liberty Party primetime presidential debate. This debate will feature three candidates that will be announced at a later date based on polling information. 100 more words


Another Example of a Dishonesty

Recently on a medley of Open Theist facebook pages, a man named McLoughlin has been asking questions and refusing to answer any. This is just another data point that the critics of Open Theists are disingenuous and do not answer questions, and are generally ungracious to other people’s positions. 1,592 more words


To parent or not to parent?

Recently The Nation featured an article about the debate around having children when the world is looking more and more like it is facing catastrophic climate change. 583 more words

We Need Better Gun Control

Sam Seitz

The argument for easy access to firearms seems theoretically persuasive. After all, deterrence is a major element of foreign policy planning, and it is a simple, intuitive theory. 1,479 more words

American Politics