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(CNN Student News) -- May 19, 2009

1. What world leader did President Barack Obama meet with yesterday? What were some of the issues discussed by the two men?

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2. What are some of the historical details about the Israeli-Palestinian conflict that are discussed in the program? What is the "two-state solution"? Do you think that this solution is a viable plan for Middle East peace? Why or why not?

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3. What is the status of the H1N1 (swine) flu outbreak?

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4. According to the report: Why might interest in the H1N1 virus have decreased among the public recently? What advice do some health officials give regarding prevention of the spread of the H1N1 virus?

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5. Has your awareness of the H1N1 outbreak changed in recent weeks? If so, why? If not, why not?

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6. Which U.S. president challenged America to send a man to the moon?

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7. What do people in the report say regarding President John F. Kennedy and the space program?

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8. What challenge can you think of that might inspire the American people? Do you think that any president since Kennedy has had the ability to inspire the American people to complete a national goal? Explain.

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9. Who is Michiko Kiyokawa? What honors has the University of Puget Sound bestowed upon her and why?

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10. What emotions do you think that Kiyokawa has felt over the decades regarding her internment?

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