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(CNN Student News) -- October 6, 2009

Media Literacy Question of the Day

The U.S. Supreme Court's proceedings are not currently televised. What do you think might be the potential advantages and disadvantages of allowing cameras into Supreme Court hearings?

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New Supreme Court Term

What are your opinions on some of the issues that the U.S. Supreme Court will be considering in its current session?

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What characteristics do you think might be useful for a Supreme Court justice in deciding cases?

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Cross Controversy

In your opinion, is the Mojave Memorial Cross a religious symbol? Why or why not?

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Do you think that religious imagery should be allowed on government property? Explain your rationale.

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Autism in America

What factors do you think may have contributed to increased awareness about autism spectrum disorders?

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Why do you think that doctors today are more willing to make a diagnosis of autism than in years past?

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What are some of the challenges mentioned in the report that autistic adults may face? How do you think that these challenges should be addressed?

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