2012 Press Archive

The Washington Times

PIPES: Islamists are worse than dictators

December 10, 2012

This issue came up in an interesting debate for Intelligence Squared U.S. in early October when Reuel Marc Gerecht of the Foundation for Defense of… more

God Discussion

Intelligence Squared atheists vs. Christians debate: Does science refute the existence of God?

December 09, 2012

It's time for a good debate, and Intelligence Squared is giving us another one asking the question "Does science refute God?"  The debate's participants for… more

The Christian Post

Does Science Refute God? Christians, Atheists Debate

December 08, 2012

Christians and atheists went head to head Wednesday to debate one of the most frequently raised questions today: Does science refute God? Christian apologist Dinesh… more

The Fix

Legalization Debate Turns to Other Drugs

November 15, 2012

Feisty exchanges in New York last night reflect a country wondering more than ever about radical drug-law change.Legalization is in the air right now, and… more


Debate series launched on pubradio comes to PBS

November 13, 2012

Intelligence Squared U.S., the nonpartisan public policy debate series airing on public radio and some public TV stations, is coming to PBS Plus in January,… more

ABC News

Economist Who Advises Mitt Romney: ‘Rich Are Taxed Enough’

October 25, 2012

“The rich are taxed enough,” argued Columbia Business School Dean Glenn Hubbard. The man who The New York Times called Mitt Romney’s “go-to economist” and… more

Washington Post

A conservative split over the Middle East

October 12, 2012

Recently, Intelligence Squared, a feisty forum in New York, held a debate on the proposition “Better Elected Islamists Than Dictators,” referring to the choices the… more

Power Line

Better elected Islamists than dictators?

October 05, 2012

A reader directs our attention to the Intelligence Squared debate putting the proposition before the house: Better elected Islamists than dictators. For the affirmative are… more

Globe Newswire

Intelligence Squared U.S. Audience Does Not Agree "Better Elected Islamists Than Dictators"

October 05, 2012

Intelligence Squared U.S. continued its Fall 2012 season with a sold out debate and a victory against the motion "Better Elected Islamists than Dictators."  In… more

Washington Post

How to Turn Obama and Romney's Faceoff Into a Real Debate

September 28, 2012

Wednesday night. Romney vs. Obama. Live. The 28th episode in America’s long-running television series — the presidential debates — in which two men go on… more