Stefan Bauschard


DebateUS! Online Coaching and Tutoring

DebateUS! provides online coaching and tutoring and speech and debate for individual students, student groups, schools, and debate training academies. We have tutored more than 200 students for more than 3,000 total hours in Canada, China, the United States, and Taiwan. We’ve also run training programs in the Dominican Republic and South Korea. .

Space Colonization Update

Manor non-technical hurdles to space colonization   Jessica Stillman,, 11-3-17, 3 Big (Non-Technical Reasons Elon Musk’s Mars Colonization Might Not Fail, If you want a thought-provoking peek at possible near futures, you could read a sci-fi book. Or you could just have a read through Elon Musk’s recently released plan for establishing a colony of a million people on Mars. The entirety of Musk’s September talk . .

Background checks update

Federal background checks reduce gun deaths by 67% Kalesan, et al, 2017,Firearm legislation and firearm mortality in the USA; a cross-sectional, state level study, Bindu Kalesan, Matthew E Mobily, Olivia Keiser, Jeff rey A Fagan, Sandro Gale, Department of Medicine (B Kalesan PhD) and School of Public Health (S Galea MD) , Boston University, Boston, MA, USA; Department of Epidemiology, Mailman School of Public Health (M E Mobily MD)


Defeating the Gun Control Complacency Argument

“Even the amount of public pressure brought on by the massacre of primary school students wasn’t enough to force meaningful federal change on guns” Join Bilal Butt and staff at Millennial Speech & Debate Institutes this summer!  $1995 Resident, $495 Commuter  ALL PF RESOURCES One of the most popular Con arguments at Blue Key was “Complacency,” claiming that if universal background checks (UBCs) are supported that it is less likely

Bilal Butt on Missile Defense Solvency And Negotiations

Bilal Butt is the Curriculum Director of the Millennial Speech & Debate Summer Workshops. There have been a couple circuit tournaments on the September/October topic, and now after camp, the endless news cycles, and tired arguments of four invitational tournaments, its time for revision and some variation in order to excel the rest of the month. Here are a couple ways that some arguments on the current topic, Resolved: Deployment

Why Missile Defense is Important to Deterrence

It is important to understand not only how missile defense works to limit the damage of an attack from the North, but also how it functions to generally enhance deterrence. Its role in enhancing deterrence is important for a couple of reasons. First, if THAAD enhances deterrence it prevents other means of attack (artillery fire, ground trop invasion, bomber attacks) that Con teams will argue that missile defense cannot solve.

Public Forum Debate Terminology

A Add-on.  An add-on isi simply a new advantage (if you are Pro) or disadvantage (if you are Con) that is read in the Rebuttal.  Rather than explicitly presenting a new advantage or disadvantage (since some judges won’t like that), most debaters will will simply read it is a Turn to one of the original advantages or disadvantages. Advantage  The advantage is one of the benefits the Pro claims from


UK Season Opener — Silver and Gold PF Qualifiers

Gold Acton Boxborough AJ Blake LM Cambridge KH Chagrin Falls CR Dupont Manual BH Evanston Township WK Fairmont Prep OC Fairmont Prep SP Hackley BW Hawken SK Lincoln-Sudbury Regional CS Millburn CZ Mission San Jose GH Mission San Jose KM Poly Prep SS William Mason NR   Silver  Acton Boxborough GL Capitol BC Centerville BV Clayton Bradley CC Dublin Jerome CZ Dupont Manual CS Fairmont Prep IK Lake Mary HM