Monument Mondays are weekly emails sent to all current members. It highlights the week’s releases and makes pertinent announcements for members throughout the season. Members should make the habit of checking their Monument Monday email, downloading the content they need, and working through the source material for that week.
This Week's Release
Earlier Monument Monday Releases
- Monument Monday #19 (12/10/2018) - Free trade, Egypt military aid, DACA "fix," George H.W. Bush, Justice, Honduras, US Stocks, the Fantastic Mr. Fox, and the abundant life.
- Monument Monday #18 (12/3/2018) - Consensus, Russia, fixing DACA, Betsy DeVos, individual rights, Egyptian aid, Ukraine, gender roles, innocent people, and the Bridge of Terabithia.
- Monument Monday #17 (11/26/2018) - Justice, Russia SST, H1B Visas, Pride and Prejudice, Privacy Is Dead, End Egyptian Aid, Remain in Mexico, and the 25th Annual Putnam County Spelling Bee.
- Monument Monday #16 (11/19/2018) - Miranda Rights, Repeal JASTA, Food Aid, Government Responsibility, H1B Visas, Religion vs. Equity, Saudi Censorship, and Bread & Jam for Frances.
- Monument Monday #15 (11/12/2018) - Ethics, the repeal of JASTA, Harvard admission trials, food aid, the midterms and basic human goodness? Lots of exciting stuff for Monument release #15.
- Monument Monday #14 (11/5/2018) - Military aid in Somalia, liberty, food-aid, football, executive orders, sanctions on Iran and counter-plans? Lots of exciting stuff for Monument release #14.
- Monument Monday #13 (10/29/2018) - Withdrawing from Somolia, Democracy, NATO, and justice for all, Lots of exciting stuff for Monument release #13.
- Monument Monday #12 (10/22/2018) - Midterm elections, prosperity, AUMF, H2A Reform, trust in the media, and corruption. Lots of exciting stuff for Monument release #12.
- Monument Monday #11 (10/15/2018) - Criminal justice, congressional success, international terrorism, human dignity, salvation and public safety. Lots of exciting stuff for Monument release #11.
- Monument Monday #10 (10/8/2018) - Unemployment rates, general welfare, food aid, Sudan, and human rights. Lots of exciting stuff for Monument release #10.
- Monument Monday #9 (10/1/2018) - More on Kavanaugh, the Indonesia tsunami, immigration, public safety, combat veterans and general welfare. Lots of exciting stuff for Monument release #9.
- Monument Monday #8 (9/24/2018) - Charity, Afghanistan, immigration, public safety, opioids, Google, and Pakistan. Lots of excited stuff for Monument release #8!
- Monument Monday #7 (9/17/2018) - The social contract theory, prosperity, freedom, incarnation, Pakistan, and Afghanistan? Lots of excited stuff for Monument release #7!
- Monument Monday #6 (9/10/2018) - The Kavanaugh confirmation, Venezuela's economy, private property rights, Pakistan, Bernie Sanders, and the ever-exciting practice of crossfire!
- Monument Monday #5 (9/3/2018) - John McCain's passing, public forum research, refugee crisis, justice, original sin, an award winning humous speech and an Original Oratory about poetry that's also written like a poem.
- Monument Monday #4 (8/27/2018) - Popular sovereignty, case writing, soft vs hard power, AG universities, Michael Cohen, inerrancy, and a speech on magic that took top awards at nationals.
- Monument Monday #3 (8/20/2018) - Philosophy, Drones, Refugees, President Trump, Climate Change, National Interest and a speech that won 4 titles in a row. Lots going on in Week #3!
- Monument Monday #2 (8/13/2018) - Civil disobedience, immigration, Internet of Things, Turkey, strategies for speaking, an award winning duo and an oratory dedicated to word play.
- Monument Monday #1 (8/6/2018) - International terrorism, immigration, foreign aid, trade and individual privacy debate topics, plus Twitter, higher education, and hunting in speech. Lots going on in Week #1!
Season 19 Release Schedule
Monument releases content every Monday morning through four quarters (2 semesters). Each quarter contains hundreds of releases, custom written to specific leagues and events, totaling 500 guaranteed releases for the entire year. Click here for preseason and free downloads. The school season is as follows:
- Quarter 1 • Starts August 6, 2018
Ten releases for 14 events and categories. Events include Policy Debate, Lincoln-Douglas, Public Forum, Parliamentary Debate, Extemp, Apologetics, Platform and Interpretation. Perfect to start your journey through the competitive year.
- Quarter 2 • Starts October 15, 2018
Releases continue, this time with case and brief development for speakers and debaters in policy, value, parli and all the speech events. Perfect for those who want to be transformed into champion competitors for the first tournaments of the year.
- Quarter 3 • Starts January 7, 2019
Members are delivered more specific negative and opposition briefs. Eleven different events and categories for 220 additional downloads throughout the year. Perfect for debaters who need to own the source content to maximize their competitive success.
- Quarter 4 • Starts March 18, 2019
The home stretch through state, regional and national championships, the fourth quarter releases additional downloads for those speakers and debaters who are ready to win. Perfect for those who need additional help to differentiate themselves from other champions.
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