CNN Student News: Daily Discussion

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October 6, 2011
Media Literacy Question of the Day
What kind of impact might media coverage have on protests?
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Daily Discussion Questions
According to the report, how does currency factor in to a bill in the U.S. Congress? What have supporters and critics said about this proposal? What is your opinion about products that are made in other countries? Does this influence what you decide to buy? Explain.
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Why have some islands in the Pacific Ocean declared a state of emergency? What options do you think might be available to these island's residents? Why do you think that many residents have chosen to stay? What would you do in this situation?
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What is the status of negotiations between NBA players and owners? Why do you think that lockouts happen in professional sports? How might lockouts affect owners, players, workers and fans?
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