Answer FIVE Geography questions each week based on major news events.
This Week's lesson:
Russia’s leader faces arrest warrant
How well do you keep up with the world around you? Take this week’s quiz to test your knowledge of recent national and world events.
Why TikTok faces possible U.S. government scrutiny . . . or even a ban
Talk about cracking down on TikTok gains momentum in Washington, D.C. The White House backs a new Senate bill that could let it ban the popular video-sharing app because it's based in China and raises spying concerns. The Biden administration, w...
Who do you trust to tell Jan. 6 story?
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Should police be able to use armed robots?
A proposal to allow San Francisco police to use potentially lethal robots in emergency situations outraged civil rights advocates, and city officials rejected the idea – for now. Police have used robots for bomb disposal and other high-risk situation...
This week's word in the news: SUBPOENA
FOUND IN THE NEWS:
Workers at Mar-a-Lago, former President Donald Trump's Palm Beach club, have reportedly been subpoenaed in the investigation into his keeping of classified documents at the property.
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⇒ Secondary (9-12)
Diversity, multiculturalism, worldwide events. You'll find plenty for classroom discussions in this listing of events.
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