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Current Event April 29, 2016

Debate: Should Britain Leave the EU?

There is an important debate in the United Kingdom about whether they should stay in the European Union or leave. One opinion is that there is a huge amount of discontent with the workings of the European Union and it will dissolve in the future. Another opinion is that the European Union has helped facilitate change in Europe and has promoted democracy, human rights and market economies. Listen as two brothers debate this issue, then discuss your students’ opinions about whether Britain should leave the EU.

Economics Politics

Story Length: 5:24

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AIR DATE: 04/23/2016

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