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(CNN Student News) -- September 21, 2009

Media Literacy Question of the Day

What types of media could the president use to raise awareness for political issues that are important to him? In your opinion, which of these methods would be the most effective? Explain.

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Terror Investigation

What details are known about an investigation into an alleged terrorist plot to set off explosives in the U.S.?

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Do you think that law enforcement officials should make the details of this ongoing investigation public? Why or why not?

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President's Interviews

Do you think that President Barack Obama's recent television interviews will have an impact on the public's opinion of the political issues that he discussed? Why or why not?

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If you were asked to pick the top three issues facing America today, what issues would you select and why?

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Controversial Concert

How would you describe the relationship between the United States and Cuba?

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Do you think that Juanes's concert will affect relations between these nations? If so, how? If not, why not?

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Hispanic Heritage Month

Why do you think that author Oscar Hijuelos felt "enormous amounts of freedom" with regard to his writing? In your opinion, how might that mindset benefit the creative process?

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What are some examples of important achievements made by Hispanic Americans? How have these achievements contributed to America and American culture?

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Cloud Seeding

What do you think might be the benefits and drawbacks of cloud seeding technology?

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Can you think of any other technologies that farmers dealing with drought might use in order to raise crops? Explain.

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