Volume 13, 2015

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Editor in Chief: Syed Saddiq
Associate Editors: Victor Baguilat, Tasneem Elias, Ary Ferreira da Cunha, Michelle Groenewald, Ruairidh Macintosh, Yi-An Shih
Publication Manager: Swetha Prabhakaran


Editorial 2015 – Syed Saddiq

Gender and Discrimination

Why Isn’t The Debate Universe Characterised By Diversity? A Case For Formalized Equity Policies In Intervarsity Debate – Patricia Johnson-Castle and Lucian Tan

Are You Experienced: An Examination Of The Effects of Experience Gaps On The Gender Balance Within Competitive Debating – Claudia Hyde and Jonathan Kay


The Great Adjudication Divide – Michelle Monique Meixieira Groenewald

In Motions We Trust – Virendhren Naidoo

Blind Gazelles And All Of Their Friends: Hypothetical Motions In Debating – Vincent Chiang


The Start Of History – Philip Belesky and Chuan-Zheng Lee