Monday, December 21, 2009

Filibuster

After watching the following videos and reading the article from class, why are the Democrats passing bills in the wee hours of the morning?

http://www.cnn.com/2009/POLITICS/12/21/health.care.senate.vote/index.html

Thursday, December 17, 2009

Coppenhagen Confrontations

Why are young people being arrested by the hundreds in the city of Copenhagen?

How are the movie "The 11th Hour" and this artcle from class related?

Tuesday, December 15, 2009

Do students have a right to a free and public educaton?

How might NYC schools change if bussing is no longer supplied by the MTA for free?

Friday, December 11, 2009

Medical USE or an excuse for ABUSE?

Should states retain the right to decide the use of illeagal drugs for medical purposes?