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Free Speech

Debate in review: “This house believes that free speech should not be restricted by hate speech laws”

In order to prepare our debaters for this week’s debate, we have dedicated the first half of the evening to improving their debating and confidence skills by playing a game known as “balloon debate”, in which the speakers take on the roles of famous people/fictional characters/objects arguing their case on […]

Debate in review: “This house believes that parents shouldn’t be allowed to raise their children religiously”

As this academic term is coming into its full swing, we are back to our usual mission of bringing exciting and thought-provoking debates to the Goldsmiths community. Headed by our head of debating Olli Fairgrieve, the first half of our debating session was dedicated to explaining our house rules to […]