How Will NBC Cover Gay Issues During Sochi Olympics

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This article would be relevant for any student investigating civil rights, the role and ethical responsibility of journalists and the decisions of government leaders. It is linked to 12th grade standards because that is typically when students would discuss government, but it would be wonderful for journalism or English classes too.

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Here is the link to the original story from NPR News. You can go to their homepage to hear the story and find more information about this topic. (This annotation contains a link)
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Which of the following statements does not fit Bell's journalistic philosophy? 
Follow this link to NBC News who helps explain why there are LGBT civil rights concerns at the Olympics. (This annotation contains a video)
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This law could best be described as a form of  
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What message(s) do you think Obama's choices send to Russian President Vladimir Putin? Do you agree with his choices? Explain why or why not. 
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Do you think that the International Olympic Committee (IOC) should allow countries with oppressive governments to host the olympic games? Explain why or why not. 
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From Worden's perspective NBC has an obligation to report on the games, as well as the struggles of the LGBT community in Russia. Do you agree? Why or why not. 
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Do you agree that journalists should be objective observers and analysts?  Explain your point of view.