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(CNN Student News) -- September 23, 2009

Media Literacy Question of the Day

What logistical and editorial challenges do you think might confront media organizations with regard to getting information out of areas in conflict, like war zones or cities in political turmoil?

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U.N. General Assembly

What issue do you think the United Nations General Assembly should make its top priority? Why?

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In your opinion, how might countries work together to reduce greenhouse gases? Do you think that countries who produce more of these gases have a different level of responsibility than nations who produce less? Why or why not?

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What role might the international community, through the U.N., play in resolving conflicts around the world? What do you think might be the advantages and drawbacks of resolving conflicts through the U.N. rather than direct negotiations between the parties involved? Explain.

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Southeast Flooding

What might be the short-term and long-term needs of the victims of flooding in the southeastern U.S.?

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In your opinion, how might those needs be different, if at all, from victims of other types of natural disasters?

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Troops in Afghanistan

In your opinion, what strategy regarding the conflict in Afghanistan should the U.S. pursue? Explain.

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Do you think that the U.S. should consult with Afghanistan's government regarding strategic decisions in the region? Why or why not?

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