Current Topic:

Resolved: The North Atlantic Treaty Organization should substantially increase its defense commitments to the Baltic states.

Current Topic:

The North Atlantic Treaty Organization should substantially increase its defense commitments to the Baltic states.

The Bluegrass Debate Coalition (BDC) uses the Public Forum Debate resolution released by the National Speech and Debate Association (NSDA) in our teaching and events. In order to  support debaters all across Kentucky, the BDC provides free topic research, Our evidence packets include research for both sides of any given topic; helping students research and prepare for their upcoming debate events.

The Bluegrass Debate Coalition (BDC) utilizes the Public Forum Debate resolution released by the National Speech and Debate Association (NSDA) in our coaching and tournaments. To assist in facilitating a deeper discussion of arguments, the BDC releases completely free topic-specific files, known as the BDC Evidence Packets. Our starter Evidence Packets will include a topic analysis and cards for both the pro and con side to help students research and develop positions for the topic.

Archived BDC Files

Below includes previous evidence packets from former topics.

Archived BDC Files

Below includes previous evidence packets from former topics.