Here’s what we have in store:
- That's Debatable: Should Schools Reopen?
- Intelligraphic: Back to School: Education Costs & COVID-19
- Double Digits: $36,880
- Points of View: Insights and analysis from past debaters
Two perspectives on one of the nation's biggest debates this week.
Should Schools Reopen?
Against: I Won't Return to the Classroom, and You Shouldn't Ask Me To
“It’s impossible to hear about the way parties, day camps and church services have led to outbreaks this summer without worrying about what will happen if kids and adults gather in the fall. It scares me to think of how many more lives will be lost.” - The New York Times
When one number tells two stories.
The average cost of private college tuition and fees last year
POINTS OF VIEW
Top insights and news from the intellectual leaders
who have battled it out on the Intelligence Squared stage.
-When Oxford announced clinical trials for its promising COVID-19 vaccine, the world took notice, and Richard Foster signed up. (Read more via BBC, Richard's debate on big banks.)
-Federal troops were deployed in Portland last week. Rich Lowry defends the decision and argues that federal agents acted within the law to protect government property. (Read more via New York Post, Rich's debate on immigration)