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Teens Are Taking Jobs - College May Be Out

4/17/2018
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With a worker shortage in full swing, many employers are turning to the youngest echelon of the workforce: teens. Will this have a positive or negative impact on the economy? Facebook Twitter

Duration:00:35:00

Will Trump's Syria Strikes Be Enough?

4/14/2018
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The US and its allies struck multiple Syria targets in response to the illegal use of chemical weapons by the Syrian government. Was President Trump's action enough to deter Bashar al-Assad? Facebook Twitter

Duration:00:39:41

Zuckerberg Testifies to Confused Lawmakers

4/12/2018
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Throughout Mark Zuckerberg's testimony to the House and Senate committees, it became clear that a number of lawmakers do not understand these issues. Should they be trying to legislate it? Facebook Twitter

Duration:00:38:45

Are Bail Bondsmen Taking Advantage of Poor Clients?

4/10/2018
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Is there a problem in the bail bonds industry and, if so, how can it be solved? Justin and Lance discuss a recent New York Times article about the exploitation of poor clients. Facebook Twitter

Duration:00:33:58

Trump Sends Troops to the US-Mexico Border

4/5/2018
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President Trump has ordered troops to the Mexican border, but not to the Canadian border. Why is the National Guard only headed South? Facebook Twitter

Duration:00:40:39

California Spars With the Fed - Why It Matters

4/3/2018
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States' rights are becoming a conversation piece again because of California. Why should you care about what's happening in California? Facebook Twitter

Duration:00:37:43

Why Did Trump Freeze Aid to Syria?

3/31/2018
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Donald Trump ordered his State Department to freeze $200 million in funds for Syrian relief efforts. Was this the right thing to do and is there alternative? Facebook Twitter

Duration:00:29:52

America Asked for Trump

3/29/2018
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The country feels more divided than ever before, but is it because or President Trump or is this what Americans wanted? Facebook Twitter

Duration:00:35:42

Trump Tries Again to Ban Transgenders in the Military

3/24/2018
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On Friday night, President Trump’s administration announced another ban on people who are transgender serving in the military. What is the purpose of this and is it the right move for America? Facebook Twitter

Duration:00:35:39

The Larger Issue With Facebook and Cambridge Analytica

3/22/2018
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Facebook’s CEO posted an apology and action plan to address the Cambridge Analytica data issue. Will this make your information secure and are you safe even if you delete your Facebook profile? Facebook Twitter

Duration:00:36:25

Would Capital Punishment for Drug Dealers Work?

3/20/2018
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In New Hampshire yesterday, President Trump announced his approach to addressing the opioid crisis. What is he proposing, should you care, and can it work? Facebook Twitter

Duration:00:25:28

Why Do Young Russians Support Putin the Most?

3/17/2018
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The likely outcome of Russia’s presidential election tomorrow will be the reelection of the current president. Why is it that 18 to 24 year-olds approve of Putin the most? Facebook Twitter

Duration:00:27:45

Should Trump Have Agreed to Meet With North Korea?

3/10/2018
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President Trump told South Korean diplomats he would meet with North Korea's supreme leader. Should he have agreed to meet so quickly and what will the consequences be? Facebook Twitter

Duration:00:31:56

Why Will Trumps Tariffs Matter?

3/8/2018
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Over 100 Republicans signed a letter asking the president to reconsider his proposed tariffs. As President Trump announces them today, what will the tariffs mean and do they matter? Facebook Twitter

Duration:00:34:44

Who Decides What is True and Does is Matter?

3/6/2018
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The term “fake news” is everywhere. Who should the arbiters of truth be and how can you know who to trust? Justin and Lance examine the greater issue of truth. Facebook Twitter

Duration:00:29:24

Russia's New Weapons and the US Response

3/3/2018
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President Vladimir Putin announced that Russia now has nuclear weapons that cannot be stopped by the United States. President Trump hasn’t yet responded. What should you make of all this? Facebook Twitter

Duration:00:35:39

US, Russia, and Others Battle for Dominance in Syria

3/1/2018
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As the Islamic State continues to be repressed by US backed forces, Russia and others are fighting for dominance in the region. What should America’s endgame be? Facebook Twitter

Duration:00:33:37

Is Education a Science or an Art?

2/27/2018
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Should teacher be required to supply so much data and what do administrators use the data for? Will the millennial nomad movement take hold? Great topics are explored on this slower news day. Facebook Twitter

Duration:00:34:20

The Danger of Fake Photos on Facebook

2/24/2018
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Facebook and other social media can’t detect doctored photos that spread fake news. What does this mean for you and how can this problem be solved? Facebook Twitter

Duration:00:34:01

Do Different Opinions Matter?

2/17/2018
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Across America, politically correct phrases might be taking precedence over informed debate. Is this the right course of action for society? Facebook Twitter

Duration:00:27:06

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