Here are some convenient debating resources that would be useful for students attending the course, or for those who are interested in learning more about parliamentary debating.
The Course overview for those interested in attending the WDI this summer is available here.
Debate Video features an extensive archive of debate videos in a variety of formats as well as instructional videos.
Debate central is an excellent resource for those who are new to debating and wish to learn some of the fundamentals
Debatabase has briefing sheets for a large number of commonly debated topics that are good for a brief overview of subjects with which you might be be familiar.
Global Debate features news and results from around the debating world
The New York Times, The Guardian, and The Economist are all excellent resources for news and opinion.