CNN Student News: Daily Discussion

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February 22, 2012
Media Literacy Question of the Day
How do you think that a report by a government-controlled news organization might differ from a report by independent journalists?
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Daily Discussion Questions
What international situation may soon contribute to higher gas prices? Do you think anything can be done about this situation? Explain. What options do you think might be available to consumers if gas prices increase dramatically? Would you or your family do anything differently? Explain.
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According to the program: What action did the International Red Cross call for in Syria yesterday? How might this action help the people of Syria? How are some Syrians dealing with getting supplies? What kinds of supplies do you think are most needed by these people?
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According to the report: What might cause problems with U.S. cell phone service as early as next year? What kinds of problems may potentially occur? Do you think that these issues will affect you? If so, how?
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