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Israel Can Live With A Nuclear Iran

The day after

By John Donvan — January 11, 2013

Israel … the day after Iran gets the bomb.


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Promised Land Movie Poster

The Fracking Debate Continues with "Promised Land"

By IQ2US Staff — January 07, 2013

Focus Features has recently released Promised Land, a movie about hydraulic fracking.


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Science Refutes God

Post-Debate: Science Refutes God

By IQ2US Staff — December 17, 2012

Last Wednesday night capped our Fall 2012 series, ending the season with a bang by tackling the motion “Science Refutes God.”
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Happy Holidays!

Happy Holidays!

By IQ2US Staff — December 17, 2012

Wishing you peace, civility and spirited debates in the New Year.


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Science Refutes God

OMG

By John Donvan — December 03, 2012

An argument as young as the Earth itself -- but, um, how young is that exactly?


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UN Palestine Vote

The U.N. grants Palestine upgraded status, but the debate continues: should the U.N. admit Palestine as a full member state?

By IQ2US Staff — November 30, 2012

We opened the Spring 2012 season with the debate: "The U.N. Should Admit Palestine as a Full Member State."


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Legalize Drugs

Post-Debate: Legalize Drugs

By IQ2US Staff — November 19, 2012

Last Wednesday’s debate, “Legalize Drugs,” couldn’t have been more timely. It was a topic that everyone in attendance seemed to have a personal connection to.
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Legalize Drugs

So Goes the Nation

By John Donvan — November 13, 2012

As Colorado goes, so goes the nation? How about Washington state?


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Legalize Drugs

Americans Vote to Toke

By IQ2US Staff — November 08, 2012

Is it time to legalize not just marijuana, but all drugs?


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The Rich Are Taxed Enough

Post-Debate: The Rich Are Taxed Enough

By IQ2US Staff — October 29, 2012

This past Wednesday's debate makes three for three sell-outs for our current season at NYC's Kaufman Center. With the upcoming election, the debate topic "The Rich Are Taxed Enough," was a passionate issue for many of the attending guests. And at a post-debate dinner at Boulud Sud, many guests echoed that this debate was one to remember.
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