Bakersfield College

Silhouette of Gandhi leading people against a rising sun with doves.

Gandhi Legacy Debate Tournament

The Department of Communication, Gandhi Celebration Committee, Cultural and Historical Awareness Program (CHAP) invite all BC students to compete in one-on-one debate that address Gandhi’s life and legacy of nonviolent social activism. A prize of $500 dollars will be awarded to the top debater.

Debate Resolution Discussed: Violence is justified is a justified response to political oppression in the United States.

Free Registration Required by November 1, 2019.

For more information, visit 2019 Gandhi Legacy Debate Tournament.

This event is part of the Celebration of Gandhi, a series of events to celebrate the 150th birthday of the Civil rights leader Mahatma Gandhi.

Accommodations are available with advanced notice. Please contact Chris Cruz-Boone for more information. To contact us or receive text updates about the BC Gandhi Debate Tournament, send the message @8746ch to the number: 81010.

Date & Time: 
Sat, 11/09/2019 - 8:00 am to 3:00 pm
Location: 
Delano Campus, Science and Technology Center

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