Weekly Hot Topics – Feb. 12th 2015

It’s been a busy week and you’d like to catch up on global news. Weekly Hot Topics is here to get you updated on top stories from around the world!

This week…


The shooting of three Muslim graduates in North Carolina has sparked an international debate over hate crimes and the connections being made between ISIS and Islam.

LabelOne opinion on this situation: ISIS is not Islam’s voice. Do you agree? Support this opinion here or add your own!



Leaders around the world from Germany, France, Russia, and Ukraine gathered in Minsk, Belarus this week to de-escalate fighting in Ukraine. A cease-fire has been agreed upon and will be starting this Sunday.


One opinion on this story: Ukraine ceasefire is a step in the right direction. Do you support this opinion? Support it now or create your own!



NBC’s top Nightly News anchor Brian Williams has been suspended for 6 months without pay for faulty claims surrounding his Iraq visit in 2003.


Some people have the opinion: News reporters shouldn’t embellish the truth. Support this opinion or add your own!


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