CNN Student News: Daily Discussion

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September 19, 2011
Media Literacy Question of the Day
Why do you think that the Founding Fathers included the freedom of the press in the U.S. Constitution? How do you think this factors in to the reports you see on the news?
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Daily Discussion Questions
What do you know about tensions in the Middle East? What is your reaction to the news about the Palestinian request for statehood? What global issues would you want the U.N. General Assembly to make a priority during its meeting this week? Explain.
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How have giant African land snails affected a community in southern Florida? What animal and plant species are considered pests in your community? What impact do these species have on people, the environment and the local economy? What do you think can be done to control nuisance species like the snail seen in the program?
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What do you think is the importance of studying the U.S. Constitution? What impact does this document have on your life?
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