CNN Student News: Daily Discussion

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February 6, 2012
Media Literacy Question of the Day
Why do you think that news organizations closely follow the presidential election process?
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Daily Discussion Questions
According to the program: Who won the Nevada Republican presidential caucuses on Saturday? What other candidates are in the race for the Republican nomination? What factors do you think a candidate might consider before deciding whether to stay in or drop out of this race? Explain. What questions do you have about the race for the White House?
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What is the United Nations Security Council? According to the report, why didn't the Security Council pass a proposed U.N. resolution against Syria? How did U.S. Secretary of State Hillary Clinton react? What options do you think are available to the international community with regard to recent events in Syria?
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What is the current trend in multi-generation families in America? What factors may be contributing to this trend? What do the family members in the report say about having three generations living in one house? If you live in a similar situation, describe the experience. Otherwise, how might living in a multi-generation household affect you and your family?
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