[Debatewise RRT] Re: IDEA debate at the Royal Society on Monday 16th... and your usual debates

  • From: Alexander Helling <ahelling@xxxxxxxxxxxxxx>
  • To: debatewiserrt@xxxxxxxxxxxxx
  • Date: Thu, 12 May 2011 16:05:08 +0100

Not sure whether it helps but I am happy to take your submissions on a word
document and put it up for you.

Alex

On Thu, May 12, 2011 at 3:16 PM, Harriet Lowe <tehexile@xxxxxxxxx> wrote:

>
> My Internet connection is still too slow to do anything most days, so I'm
> not going to be able to contribute much.
>
> I'll have a go at *Real-Time Bidding. Is it just good business? Or is it
> time to be worried?
>
> *
> On Wed, May 11, 2011 at 6:37 AM, nadia siddiqi <nadshi@xxxxxxxxx> wrote:
>
>> Taking It's always wrong to openly celebrate the death of another.
>> Nadia
>>
>> On Tue, May 10, 2011 at 10:51 PM, Alexander Helling <
>> ahelling@xxxxxxxxxxxxxx> wrote:
>>
>>> Hi RRT,
>>>              Not the usual kind of thing I announce in these emails but
>>> IDEA is holding our first live debate in London on the 16th (next Monday).
>>> The motion that will be debated is 'The Jasmine Revolution will wither in
>>> North Africa: It won't meet the expectations of youth'. The speakers for the
>>> motion are analyst Nora Ayman, Journalist and author Douglas Murray and
>>> Professor Norman Stone. The speakers against the motion are NY Times
>>> columnist Roger Cohen, Professor Fawaz Gerges and Ahmed Naguib. The debate
>>> will be chaired by BBC presenter Nik Gowing.
>>>
>>> So if you live in or near London please come along. Tickets are free!
>>>
>>> The debate is being held at the Royal Society and will begin at 6.15pm
>>> and finish at 8pm. So hopefully anyone returning will not be too badly
>>> affected by tube strikes that if they happen will start at 9pm.
>>>
>>> For more information and to get tickets visit IQ2's website
>>> http://www.intelligencesquared.com/events/jasmine-revolution
>>>
>>> Alex
>>>
>>> Debates: See forum <http://debatewise.info/forum/viewtopic.php?f=1&t=75>and 
>>> task
>>> list <http://debatewise.info/index.php/tasks/one-hour-tasks>
>>>
>>> Scotland should hold a referendum on independence.
>>>
>>> The Liberal Democrats must create more public conflict in the coalition.
>>>
>>> The rich should be able to pay to create extra university places.
>>>
>>> It's always wrong to openly celebrate the death of another.
>>>
>>> Israel should support reconciliation between Fatah and Hamas.
>>>
>>> Real-Time Bidding. Is it just good business? Or is it time to be worried?
>>>
>>> I have not yet been asked to do this but as with the wikileaks debates
>>> from last week as it is a debate we are running it is possible we may create
>>> this debate in house. So if you take it make sure to inform me so that I can
>>> add to it. And if we do create it feel free to add to the debate.
>>> The Jasmine Revolution will wither in North Africa: It won't meet the
>>> expectations of youth.
>>>
>>> On the site
>>> Should health care reform be 
>>> repealed?<http://debatewise.org/debates/3380-should-health-care-reform-be-repealed%20>
>>>
>>> --
>>> *Alex Helling
>>> *
>>> *Content Officer
>>> *
>>>
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>>>
>>
>>
>> --
>> Work done with anxiety about results is far inferior to work done without
>> such anxiety, in the calm of self-surrender. Seek refuge in the knowledge of
>> Brahman. They who work selfishly for results are miserable.   --"Bhagavad
>> Gita."
>>
>
>


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*Alex Helling
*
*Content Officer
*

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