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(CNN Student News) -- August 20, 2009

Media Literacy Question of the Day

What challenges do you think that news correspondents face when they report from armed conflicts?

Baghdad Violence
In your opinion, how should the Iraqi government respond to the recent wave of violence in the country?

Afghan Election Day
Why do you think that the Taliban is trying to disrupt this week's election in Afghanistan? Do you think that the Taliban's threats and actions will affect the Afghan elections? Why or why not?

Delayed Launch/Discovery Launch
What do you think may be the benefits and drawbacks, both short-term and long-term, of a country conducting a space program?

Future of Music?
If you were in a band, would you prefer to have a traditional electric guitar or the guitar featured in the program? Explain your rationale.

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