Depending on the debate event, individual students or teams debate issues of values and philosophy or policy and current events. Events include:
- Lincoln Douglas Debate (one-on-one value oriented debate)
- Public Forum Debate (team debate, from a layman’s perspective on current issues of the day)
- Policy Debate (team debate, in depth, on a single policy topic)
Welcome to the 2020-2021 tournament season! The BCFL Leadership is thrilled to announce that the tournament season will go forward! We are currently planning for at least the first 4 tournaments to be conducted online (much the way that many National tournaments have been). Be sure to check out the Tournament Calendar, and we look forward to seeing all of you (virtually) soon!