2012 Press Archive


Super-PAC Defenders Lose Debate — With Billionaires Behind the Curtains

September 13, 2012

Super-political action committees sound patriotic, as defined by David Keating, president of the Center for Competitive Politics: “It’s Americans getting together and pooling their money… more


IQ Squared: A Better Way to Debate

August 22, 2012

With the debate moderators announced and the dates set, America awaits this year’s three presidential and one vice presidential debates. Robert Rosenkranz thinks there’s a… more


Why Leaders Must Be Readers

August 02, 2012

Reading cultivates strong leaders - but what if you don't have time to read? Here's what to do: "Listen to content while driving or walking… more


Intelligence Squared U.S. Debates Announce Politically Minded Fall Season and Six Years of Milestone Growth

July 27, 2012

Influential public policy debate series Intelligence Squared U.S. (IQ2US) announces it's thirteenth season of six provocative new debates this fall. Beginning September 12th at new… more

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CALL FOR ARTISTS: 2012 Election Debate Image Contest

July 12, 2012

CALL FOR ARTISTS: JOIN THE VISUAL DEBATE You are invited to participate in the First Annual Intelligence Squared U.S. Visual Debate Contest. Intelligence Squared U.S.… more

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Fracking Debate Discusses Pros and Cons Of Shale Gas Boom

July 04, 2012

A recent debate from Intelligence Squared U.S. examined the growing American shale gas boom and brought experts together to discuss the pros and cons of… more

Colorado Independent

Aspen Ideas Fest audience decides natural gas boom doing more harm than good

July 02, 2012

After an Oxford-style debate Sunday night, environmental attorneys Deborah Goldberg and Katherine Hudson convinced 15 percent of the audience here to change their minds about… more

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Intelligence Squared Profile in Port Magazine

June 18, 2012

Robert Leeming talks to US series producer Dana Wolfe about the US debate series more

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Saturday's Child: Why We Should Ban College Football....

May 18, 2012

Everyone who loves college football and the young men who play the game needs to watch this exchange. For the proposition Ban College Football were… more

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Should College Football Be Banned?

May 11, 2012

Ban college football? Blasphemy! Except that’s exactly what more than half of the (fortunately non-policy-making) audience voted to do earlier this week at the Intelligence… more