A community of arguers

6.18 A community of arguers

Written by cheri

Jewish day schools have a curious relationship with speech and debate programs. Argumentation is central to the Jewish tradition and to enduring stereotypes of the Jewish people — two Jews, three opinions — but speech and debate as an extracurricular activity has not been universally embraced across campuses. ….Read more

Danny Hirsch (NCJHS ’11, Pomona College ’15) is Assistant Speech & Debate Coach at NCJHS.