Spring(board) into Success: The NSDA Springboard Series

Brandon Anderson | 2/21/24

"It is crucial that we begin to bring light to the Springboard Scrimmage and give its creators their flowers for their advocacy for providing student opportunity. The question for all of us to consider is now: will we as a community use this opportunity to ‘springboard’ our peers forward?"

The Ballad of Speechies and Debaters

Arjun Patil | 2/14/24

"Through the heat of forensics, it is easy to forget the underlying purpose of the activity: to have meaningful discourse and function as a decision making process. Too often, it is misconstrued as a means to an end, the end being a trophy, a title, or simply pride."

Our Blog: From Words to Actions

Jordyn Rubman | 2/7/24

"I believe that is something we all need in this world, to be shocked by uncomfortable truths but comforted by a solution, something we as individuals can do to make the speech and debate space better for someone else. That’s the importance of the Equality in Forensics blog."

More about us

Equality in Forensics is a student-run nonprofit organization that provides free and online resources to make speech and debate more accessible to students, educators, and coaches across America. We host a regularly updated blog, produce free and online resources, sponsor free coaching services, and host free events. Equality in Forensics has a mission of making speech and debate accessible to high school students across the country. We accomplish this through substantive, impactful activism.

Our community

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Equality in Forensics fosters an active, tight-knit community in the Discord server. Here, we publish announcements, host events, and give debaters the opportunity to network and learn from each other.

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Equality in Forensics runs a regularly updated Instagram page that posts our blog articles, announces new events and opportunities, and engages with the rest of the speech and debate community.

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Equality in Forensics publishes high quality video content to help students learn speech and debate events, get informed on new debate topics, and learn from the best competitors across the world.