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(CNN Student News) -- March 4, 2009

1. Who was the target of Tuesday's deadly attack in Pakistan? What might be the implications of the attack for Pakistan?

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2. What incident took place yesterday in Cologne, Germany? What was the significance of this location?

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3. With whom did President Barack Obama meet at the White House yesterday? What statements did they make about the global economic crisis? What specific ideas did President Obama's visitor offer about the global economy?

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4. What are green-collar jobs, blue-collar jobs and white-collar jobs?

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5. According to the program, what roles do some people hope that green-collar jobs may play in America's economy? Can you think of any other benefits of green-collar jobs?

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6. In your opinion, what, if anything, can America's education system do to prepare Americans for green-collar jobs?

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7. Who is McKay Hatch, and what message is he trying to spread? What prompted him to start this campaign?

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8. According to the report: What methods has Hatch used to spread his message? What has been the respose to Hatch's message? Why do you think that his message has caught on with some people?

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9. What does Hatch believe can be accomplished through following his message?

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10. In the report, Hatch says that he believes that language can be used to uplift people. Can you think of any other ways in which language can have a positive benefit? Explain.

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