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Discussion Starter: Instagram User Claims Size Discrimination
In The News Chillicothe, OH—After 19-year-old Sam Newman posted “body love” selfies on Instagram, her account was disabled—because of her size, she claimed. The social media site later apologized, saying it made a mistake, and reinstated her account. Newman, a former bullying victim who engaged..
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Discussion Starter: Central American Kids Flock to U.S. Borders
In The News Austin, Texas—Thousands of unaccompanied minors, sent here by desperate parents, are at the center of America’s latest immigration crisis. Since October, more than 52,000 children have been taken into custody while trying to seek asylum. Most are from Central American countries, which..
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Discussion Starter: World Cup Player Banned for Biting Opponent
Sao Paulo, Brazil—Uruguayan soccer player Luis Suarez, nicknamed the “Cannibal,” received a four-month ban for biting an opponent during a World Cup match. The 27-year-old striker sunk his teeth into the shoulder of Italy’s Giorgio Chiellini last week. This was the third biting offense for..
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Discussion Starter: Gold Medalist Exudes Optimism Despite Paralysis
In The News Englewood, Colo.—Two weeks after severing her spinal cord in an ATV accident, six-time Olympic gold medalist swimmer Amy Van Dyken-Rouen continues to inspire people with her positive attitude. While being transported to a rehabilitation hospital, the 41-year-old athlete and radio host spoke..
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Discussion Starter: Released POW’s Critics Say He’s a Deserter
In The News Washington, D.C.—The release of Army Sgt. Bowe Bergdahl after five years of captivity in Afghanistan brought relief to his parents and hometown but backlash from fellow soldiers. In 2009, Bergdahl disappeared from his post while on guard duty. During searches for him,..
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