BDL Partners with Nashua Street Jail

BDL Partners with Nashua Street Jail March 14, 2021 | By Jackney Joseph Boston Debate League Partners with Suffolk County Sheriff’s Department’s I-CAN Academy Earlier this month, the Boston Debate League held the first session of our five-week engagement with pre-trial detainees at Nashua Street Jail. The Boston Debate League and the Nashua Street Jail […]

Revisiting the Race, Equity, and Policy Series

Revisiting the Race, Equity, and Policy Series March 3, 2022 | By Jackney Joseph and Sayyida Jean-Charles If I want to see a change, I have to be the change. In case you missed it, the BDL dedicated this year’s Black History Month to honoring Black Orators. Each orator featured — from Congressman John Lewis […]

Meet BDL’s New ED

MEET BDL’S NEW EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR September 8, 2021 | By Jackney Joseph We are thrilled to introduce Kimberly Willingham as the new Executive Director of the Boston Debate League. Kim has been with the BDL for six years, first as an Instructional Coach for our Debate-Inspired Classrooms program and most recently as our Director of […]