MAY 2020: Offshore Balancing
Current Research for Public Forum Debate Class…
TOPIC: Offshore Balancing (US Military)
Resolved: The United States military should adopt a policy of offshore balancing.
Shared Folder: PF “Shared” Folder [2020-05-01] = Offshore Balancing.
Defining/Understanding: Offshore Balancing,
Audiopedia, September 20, 2017 [2 min]
REQUIRED RESEARCH VIDEOS:
[Debate Overview] Offshore Balancing Video Overview,
DebateUS!, April 16, 2020 [29 min]
https://youtu.be/mRjzzhLkkvs [Slides Only]
NOTE: Lecture from Stefan Bushard, he ran the Harvard debate program; founded and hosted “Planet Debate.” This is a debate subject lecture — not evidence (don’t quote him — only the sources he mentions)!
What Grand Strategy for America?: Why Offshore Balancing is Best (Stephen Walt),
Watson Institute for International and Public Affairs, November 7, 2016 [90 min]
NOTE: He (Stephen Walt) is a “top” expert on this debate subject/topic!
REQUIRED RESEARCH ARTICLES:
[later!] — Please check the “shared folder” for some great articles; request access, please!
OPTIONAL RESEARCH ARTICLES/VIDEOS:
Offshore Balancing Daily Update,
DebateUS!, Last Updated: April 10, 2020
IMPORTANT: There are a tremendous number of underlined cards shared in here.
Searching for “Quincy Institute” & “Offshore Balancing”:
CONTACT INFORMATION (Coach Bill):
714.655.8135 (I prefer text)
When contacting me, please include your name and class information (day/time). Thanks!