New York City Urban Debate League

West Harlem Invitational Tournament Results

<p>WEST HARLEM FOUNDATION DEBATE INVITATIONAL! </p> <!–more–><div> <o:p></o:p> </div> <div></div> <div> HARLEM CELEBRATES FIRST MIDDLE SCHOOL AND ELEMENTARY SCHOOL DEBATE TOURNAMENT OF THE YEAR! <o:p></o:p> </div> <div></div> <div> Over 65+ teams and 180+ debaters competed last weekend at the The West Harlem Debate Invitation for Middle School Parliamentary and Elementary Debates @ PS 161 last weekend. <span style=mso-spacerun: yes;”>&nbsp; </span>There were three debate topics for the day: (1) The house should NOT ban cell phones in NYC schools; (2) The house believes adults should have the right to carry a concealed handgun; (3) The house believes that artistic expression should never be censored. <o:p></o:p> </div> <div></div> <div> Congratulations to the Anderson School for winning top advanced parliamentary debate division and Success Academy East for winning the beginner parliamentary debate division. PS 161 was awarded top sweepstakes school. Thanks to Tyler Beattie