2008 Press Archive

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Islam Is Dominated By Radicals

April 23, 2008

By the end of a spirited and high-level debate held here last week, many in the audience of about 400 dramatically shifted their opinions and… more

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The Great Debaters

January 20, 2008

America is pretty schizophrenic when it comes to performance-enhancing substances - we drag jocks who juice before Congress even as we spend a fortune on… more

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Public Affairs: Intelligence Squared Brings Oxford Union Debating to the Land of Loudmouths

January 19, 2008

It might be the formula for an intriguing cocktail party, or the set-up to a long and elaborate joke. An ethicist, a famous retired ballplayer,… more

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Intellectual Juicing

January 18, 2008

The Oxford-style Intelligence Squared debates at the Asia Society are precisely what I hoped to discover moving to New York City last spring: Provocative, unabashedly… more

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Doping Debate

January 15, 2008

Just hours after baseball assured Congress it's working to address the sport's doping problem, another group debated whether performance-enhancing drugs should even be banned. more