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

Please Note: Current Events lessons are archived for ONE YEAR. A year after posting, the article link and questions will be automatically DELETED from our archive. If you like a lesson and want to use it again in the future, SAVE it to your computer, or print it. Post Date Article Title Publisher Date Published Readablility Discussion Questions
5/26/2023 What does a million dollars mean now? KLOVE News 5/17/2023 10.4 View
5/25/2023 Soaring pasta prices caused a crisis in Italy. What can the US learn from it? NPR 5/18/2023 9.5 View
6/2/2023 93-year-old grandmother and grandson complete goal of visiting all 63 U.S. national parks 5/19/2023 6.6 View
5/24/2023 He donated land for soccer fields in Standish, now the town is selling it Portland Press Herald 5/20/2023 9.2 View
5/30/2023 How solar farms took over the California desert: ‘An oasis has become a dead sea’ The Guardian 5/21/2023 12.5 View
5/26/2023 Uber employees reportedly 'in pain and upset' by DEI seminar on White women: 'Don't Call Me Karen' Fox News 5/22/2023 11.7 View
6/5/2023 COVID emergency orders are among 'greatest intrusions on civil liberties,' Justice Gorsuch says AP News 5/22/2023 12.9 View
6/9/2023 Dangers on the Grill—Avoiding Problems The Cleveland Clinic 5/23/2023 8.5 View
6/7/2023 New York City Does About-Face on ChatGPT in Schools Education Week 5/23/2023 11.6 View
6/8/2023 Skittles ban passes in the California State Assembly, expected to pass Senate KTLA (Channel 5, Los Angeles) 5/23/2023 12.1 View
6/1/2023 Spelling mistake costs Jeopardy champion CBS News (Boston) 5/24/2023 6.6 View
6/8/2023 Tom Hanks Urges Harvard Grads: Defend Truth & Resist Indifference KLOVE News 5/26/2023 9.3 View
6/2/2023 CUNY Law commencement speaker claims laws are 'White supremacy,' attacks 'fascist' police and military Fox News 5/29/2023 11.1 View
6/5/2023 When a second grader doesn't have lunch, a teacher steps in to save the day NPR 5/30/2023 4.8 View