'Securing Liberty'

 'Securing Liberty'

The first event in IDEA’s ‘Securing Liberty’ program took place on June 25th when young people from across the US gathered at Stuyvesant High School in New York to debate whether the American Government has succeeded in protecting the liberty of its citizens and, more importantly, whether the means used to protect those liberties are justifiable.

In the next stage of this new initiative, a live televised debate on the global issues surrounding liberty and security will take place in New Orleans in August with two teams of students from around the world.

Clyde Haberman of the New York Times was one of the judges at the tournament in New York and he wrote this about the day…

Read more about it here.