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CNN Student News: Daily Discussion

updated 6:43 PM EDT, Mon April 2, 2012
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(CNN Student News) -- April 3, 2012


Media Literacy Question of the Day

How do you respond to hearing the word "hero" in the media? Does it influence how you perceive someone? Explain.

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Daily Discussion Questions

What issues did Mexican President Felipe Calderon, Canadian Prime Minister Stephen Harper, and U.S. President Barack Obama discuss at the White House this week? Why might some issues be better addressed through a regional meeting like this one? What other issues do you think the three countries should tackle together?

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According to the report, what is a typical day for some university basketball players? How might college athletes balance academic and athletic demands? What tragedy did University of Kansas basketball player Thomas Robinson experience last year? What does he say is his chief responsibility? How has he handled this responsibility? What words would you use to describe Robinson's story?

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Why did Jake Wood name his organization Team Rubicon? What is the purpose of this organization? What impact might Team Rubicon have on the veterans who join the organization and the people they help? What unique skills and experiences might help veterans to assist others? How might these attributes help veterans respond to natural disasters?

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