The National Speech and Debate Association has released the September/October Topics for Public Forum and Lincoln-Douglas Debate. After the September/October Topic Public Forum Topic, Public Forum changes its topic monthly. Lincoln-Douglas Debate changes its topic every two months.
The topics are:
2015 National Speech and Debate Association September/October Public Forum Topic:
Resolved: The United States Federal Government ought to pay reparations to African Americans.
2015 National Speech and Debate Association September/October Lincoln-Douglas Topic:
Resolved: Adolescents ought to have the right to make autonomous medical choices.