Lincoln Douglas (LD) debate is a competitive activity done on the high school and college level. Debating is giving a series of a speeches, one after another, intended to convince the judge on a point of view in a resolution, a statement which debaters argue for and against. LD resolutions are generally philosophical and debaters quote both philosophers and contemporary sources to make their points.
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James' Lincoln-Douglas Debate Page
Topic analysis of UIL and NFL topics.
The LD Evidence Shack
Quotes and evidence for the current LD resolution.
Lincoln Douglas Debate Directory
Topic analysis, summer camp information, links, polls.
Introduction to LD and papers that teach how to debate better.
Meredith's Debate Page
Includes student congress strategy, extemp strategy, general debate strategy, a list of recommended reading for LDers, topic analysis, old cases.
Yale Young Global Scholars Program
An academic summer experience at Yale University for exceptional high school students interested in politics and international affairs.
Contains quotes, links, and strategy advice.
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