Our new location is the Thomas Jefferson School of Law, 1155 Island Avenue, Room 229 in downtown San Diego. Parking is difficult on nearby streets but you can park in the Thomas Jefferson School of Law (TJSL) parking structure. Going north on 11th Avenue (just south of Island), turn right into the TJSL driveway. TELL THE GUARD THAT YOU ARE THERE FOR THE SAN DIEGO DEBATE CLUB.
Our debate topic for Friday, July 19th will be whether "Undocumented immigrants should be given amnesty". The debate starts at 7:00 P.M. and concludes at 8:30 P.M.
Our presenter for the "yes" side will be Ruben Navarrette. Ruben is a nationally syndicated columnist and editorial writer for the San Diego Union. He is a former radio talk show host in Los Angeles, Phoenix and Fresno. He has appeared on "The Newshour with Jim Lehrer" on PBS, "Now with Bill Moyers," "The Chris Matthews Show" and "The O'Reilly Factor."
The presenter for the "no" side is Randy Berholtz. Randy is an attorney and law professor at the Thomas Jefferson of Law and a former member of the Republican Central committee.
In addition to the presenters, we will have a 2 panels of 3 experts on opposing sides. Please join us and be part of the audience. We will have a segment of audience participation where you can raise your hand and speak over a microphone to everyone in the room - or you can just observe. If you plan to attend, please RSVP.
Here is a link to a video of our previous debate:
I hope to see you there on the 19th. If you plan to come, please RSVP.