CNN Student News: Daily Discussion

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January 31, 2012
Media Literacy Question of the Day
What considerations should a reporter take into account before talking to children on camera?
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Daily Discussion Questions
What is a delegate? How many delegates are at stake in Florida's Republican presidential primary? What two systems do states use to determine how many delegates candidates can win? How might each of these systems affect a candidate's campaign strategy?
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According to the report: Who are the four remaining Republican candidates? What does each candidate say about this year's presidential race? Why might Florida be different than the three previous political contests? Explain.
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What is the current trend for Japan's population? Why is this trend occurring? What impact do you think this could have on Japan's future?
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What are cocoa beans used for? What concerns have been raised about cocoa bean harvesting in Cote d'Ivoire? What do the children in the report say about working conditions in the cocoa fields? What do you think can be done about this issue?
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