Team Policy Debate
Team Policy Debate: Research-based debate in which teams of two advocate for and against a prescribed resolution. Cross-examination is also involved as a 3-minute questioning period after each constructive speech. Simplified: The Affirmative Team presents a plan as a proposal for implementation of the resolution. Negative teams demonstrate why the plan should not be enacted.
2018-2019 Resolution: The United States Federal Government should substantially reform its foreign aide policies.