Parliamentary Debate Tips and Links



The Basics: What happens in a Parli Debate

Preparing a Government Case

Preparing and Executing Opposition Arguments

Rebuttal Tips


Points of Order

Truisms and Tautologies

Tips for being effective in Parli Debates 

Unusual situations in Parli Debates: What to do


NPTE College Debate Web Page


NPDA Web Page with College Tournament and Sweepstakes Info


Policy Arguments in a Parli Debate (from Policy Page)

Value Arguments in a Parli Debate (from LD Page)