With more than 30 combined years of competitive debate experience, Shanghai coaches Josh and Durkee just can't seem to ever stop talking about debate. Join them as they discuss debate news, culture, and strategy in China and beyond. Questions, comments, concerns? Email us: C1@debatechina.com
To Minnesota and Beyond
Coach Durkee makes it to Minnesota and he and Coach Josh talk about their experience camping, fishing and checking out the local street art. As Durkee considers his next move they discuss some of the effects of the coronavirus on travel.
Welcome To The Road Show
In a new series, Coach Durkee chronicles his journey across the US as he continues to teach classes via Zoom. He chats with Coach Josh about dealing with coronavirus safety measures and about the poverty topic and the price controls topic.
S2 EP6 – Gish Gallup
Coach Durkee is on location at the SpeechCraft HQ getting ready to talk about the NHSDLC topic. They talk about some logical fallacies and their Contention 1 for the NSDA topic. Plus a new segment: PICs.
S2 EP5 – Topics Я Still Us
Josh and Durkee are back…again. In this episode they catch up on the all the debate happenings in the US and China this semester, PF vs other forms of debate and start digging into the two Public Forum topics: Climate Change and Refugee Restrictions.
S2 EP4 – Fear Factor
Coach Durkee and Coach Josh talk about overcoming fear of others watching you debate. Plus they cover the latest controversy in the gene editing world how it will affect your debates.
S2 EP3 – Probe the Logic
C1 welcomes Coach Jordan Blumenthal to the show to talk about recent tournaments, the gene editing topic and the future of debate in China. Plus they address an interesting phrase from the ballots also known as 論理を調べる.