The Gun Control Debate – Australia Vs US

John Oliver’s recent special related to the gun control debate in the US is full of examples of “sarcasm”. This video will get your students talking and will hopefully spark a debate.

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Was Bieber's Note Disrespectful To Anne Frank?

Many people are upset with what Justin Bieber wrote in the guest book at the Anne Frank House. What do your students think about it?

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EU Bans All Animal-Tested Cosmetics

The European Union has extended its animal-testing ban to its cosmetic industry trading partners. Teach your students some useful English vocabulary and collocations and get them talking (and debating)!

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Jimmy Carter Gives 90% of Credit to Canadians

Argo wins best picture at the Oscars. Find out what Jimmy Carter thinks of Ben Affleck’s fictionalized account of history.

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Senator Says Video Games Bigger Problem Than Guns

One minute the NRA is blaming video games for gun violence, and the next minute it is releasing a target shooting game in the App store. Do video games and gun control belong in the same debate?

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