Debating Matters Online Berlin

February Championship 2021

After the great success of our online Debating Matters championships in the UK, we are delighted to host the first ever Berlin Debating Matters Online in February.

In this competition, students from six Berlin schools will battle it out for the title of Debating Matters Online February Champions 2021 through a series of online debates across two weeks.

DEBATE 1: In the digital age, we should not expect our online activities to remain privateā€

Di 9 Februar
14.00-15.30

FOR
Hans-Carossa-Gymnasium

AGAINST
Leibniz-Gymnasium

CHAIR
Loris Halama

JUDGES

INDIVIDUAL JUDGES

Mi 10 Februar
14.00-15.30

FOR
Schadow-Gymnasium

AGAINST
Gottfried-Keller-Gymnasium

CHAIR
Sabine Beppler-Spahl

JUDGES

INDIVIDUAL JUDGES

DEBATE 2: Populism is a threat to democracy

Mi 10 Februar
10.00-11.30

FOR
Bertha-von-Suttner-Gymnasium

AGAINST
Leibnitz-Gymnasium

CHAIR

JUDGES

INDIVIDUAL JUDGES

Do 11 Februar
14.00-15.30

FOR
Gottfried-Keller-Gymnasium

AGAINST
Humboldt-Gymnasium

CHAIR

JUDGES

INDIVIDUAL JUDGES

DEBATE 3: “Unhealthy lifestyles are not the business of government”

Do 11 Februar
10.00-11.30

FOR
Bertha-von-Suttner-Gymnasium

AGAINST
Humboldt-Gymnasium

CHAIR

JUDGES

INDIVIDUAL JUDGES

Fr 12 Februar
14.00-15.30

FOR
Hans-Carossa-Gymnasium

AGAINST
Schadow-Gymnasium

CHAIR

JUDGES

INDIVIDUAL JUDGES

FINAL DEBATE:Monuments to Controversial Historical Figures Should Remain

Do 18 Februar, 14.00-16.00

FOR
tbc

AGAINST
tbc

CHAIR
Jacob Reynolds

JUDGES

INDIVIDUAL JUDGES