MSPDP Regional Championship
on 04/28/18 at Mt. San Antonio College
on 05/05/18 at Buena Park Junior High
Debaters and coaches arrive at 7:45AM
Judges and volunteers arrive at 8:00AM
MSPDP Regional Championship & OCDL Championship
- Reptiles should not be kept as pets.
- States should not be permitted to create campaign-free zones at polling places.
- *A nuclear attack on North Korea should be “off the table.”
- The Olympic Games should include E-sports.
- **Job hunters should not have to disclose their criminal history.
- **The US should adopt a universal guaranteed annual income.
* : OCDL Championship Public Final Round Topic
** : MSPDP Championship Topic (not included in OCDL Championship)
The air was abuzz with assertions, reasoning, evidence, and impacts at the OCDL Spring Tournament this past Saturday, March 24th. Students debated topics that included, “Ban homework!” and “The government should not add fluoride to drinking water.” The final topic, “Cryptocurrency does more good than harm,” proved especially challenging for debaters, as cryptocurrencies like Bitcoin and Ethereum are still very new to domestic and international markets.