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Jobs for ISIS?
  1. Last week, a U.S. State Department spokeswoman suggested in a TV interview that providing more job opportunities for people who might be persuaded to join ISIS could help in the global fight against the Islamic militant group. Why is President Obama hosting an ISIS job fair, and where might the fair be taking place?
  2. What does the man in black represent, and why is he holding a bloody knife?
  3. What point is the cartoonist trying to make about one of the Obama administration’s approaches to defeating ISIS? Do you agree or disagree? Why?
  4. How might more job opportunities make people less likely to join a terrorist group?
  5. Do you think nonmilitary strategies are needed to defeat ISIS? Explain.