This tournament is open to anyone enrolled in high school or college. It is ideally designed for students who are enrolled in a speech or debate course. Advanced debaters are welcome to register to be judges.

Resolved: The United States Federal Government ought to pay reparations to African Americans.

Preliminary Rounds One and Two
Prop Opening - 4 minute speech (post by 10/12 11:59 PM PST)
Opp Opening - 5 minute speech (post by 10/13 11:59 PM PST)
Prop Rebuttal - 3 minute speech (post by 10/14 11:59 PM PST)
Opp Rebuttal & Closing - 4 minute speech (post by 10/15 11:59 PM PST)
Prop Closing 2 minute speech (post by 10/16 11:59 PM PST)

Final Rounds One and Two
Prop Opening - 4 minute speech (post by 10/19 11:59 PM PST)
Opp Opening - 5 minute speech (post by 10/20 11:59 PM PST)
Prop Rebuttal - 3 minute speech (post by 10/21 11:59 PM PST)
Opp Rebuttal & Closing - 4 minute speech (post by 10/22 11:59 PM PST)
Prop Closing - 2 minute speech (post by 10/23 11:59 PM PST)