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This index lists the title, publication, and publication date for past articles posted to izzit.org, along with the full text of the accompanying discussion questions. Due to copyright restrictions, we do not archive articles on izzit.org. In most cases it is possible to retrieve articles by doing a web search for the title of the article. Please email currentevents@izzit.org if you need assistance.

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izzit.org Post Date Article Title Publisher Date Published Readablility Discussion Questions
3/7/2022 Are smartphones serving as adult pacifiers? MSN.com 2/26/2022 10.5 View
4/22/2022 Father who moved family out of Seattle urges others to follow msn.com 4/15/2022 9.2 View
4/27/2022 Officials find more than 300 illegal shark fins at San Antonio seafood restaurant mysanantonio.com 4/19/2022 9.5 View
9/12/2022 California asks residents not to charge electric vehicles, days after announcing gas car ban. mystateline.com 8/31/2022 14.1 View
1/20/2022 Maya Angelou becomes the first Black woman to appear on the U.S. quarter National Public Radio (NPR) 1/10/2022 10.6 View
4/20/2022 San Francisco Police stop self-driving car NBC Bay Area 4/12/2022 8.7 View
11/10/2021 Pablo Escobar’s ‘cocaine hippos’ can be legally recognized as people, U.S. court finds NBC News 10/25/2021 12.7 View
11/16/2021 L.A., Chicago launch nation's largest guaranteed basic income programs NBC news 11/7/2021 14.2 View
12/14/2021 'Latinx' can be 'counterproductive' among Hispanic voters, poll finds NBC news 12/6/2021 11.4 View
1/26/2022 9-alarm blaze engulfs Massachusetts motel NBC News 1/17/2022 9.5 View
2/7/2022 Biden says he will move U.S. troops to Eastern Europe, NATO countries ‘in the near term’ NBC news 1/28/2022 13.0 View
2/9/2022 Washington Commanders: DC’s football team announces new name, logo NBC News 2/2/2022 9.1 View
3/28/2022 California college professor sues students after midterm and final exams are posted online NBC news 3/17/2022 11.8 View
6/7/2022 Florida fifth grader arrested after threatening a mass shooting, police say NBC news 5/30/2022 9.6 View