Monday, March 24, 2014

Largest Problems Facing America Circa 2007

What is the largest problem facing the United States today, and what is a possible solution?

By Mark Smith
October/December 2007

Over sixty students from Columbia Central High School provided their response to this important question.  For the detail responses, please click here.

Their Responses were:

Obesity
Global Warming
Our National Debt
The War
Unemployment
Rapid population growth
Education
Poverty
Economy
Outsourcing and lack of decent paying jobs
Sexually transmitted diseases and/or teen pregnancy
Gas price
Bystanderism
Teen abstinence and teen drug use
Alternate-Energy sources
Abortion
Illegal Immigrants
Drug and Alcohol Abuse
Crime; and
Political Parties.


High School young people in 2007!  
Pretty smart young people.  
Sadly, not one of these is resolved nor any plans to solve them.



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