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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
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
5/19/2022 Parents Enraged by Removal of Honors Classes FOX News 5/9/2022 9.5 View
10/28/2021 Passengers Looked on as A woman Attacked on a Philadelphia subway. Associated Press 10/19/2021 11.3 View
5/16/2022 Pelosi fires back at Newsom’s criticism of Dem Party Fox News 5/8/2022 9.5 View
1/6/2022 People pressure governments worldwide to act on inflation Associated Press 12/18/2021 12.5 View
3/4/2022 Pickleball business booms during pandemic FOX Business 2/15/2022 5.8 View
9/14/2022 Police Arrest Woman who faked her own kidnapping to extort her mom – for the fourth time Daily Beast 9/10/2022 9.6 View
4/11/2022 Post Office Cops Used Social Media Surveillance Program Illegally vice.com 3/31/2022 14.4 View
3/30/2022 Powell says Fed will hike rates further and faster if necessary Associated Press 3/21/2022 12.0 View
4/6/2022 President Biden to unveil new minimum tax on billionaires in budget The Washington Post 3/26/2022 12.7 View
5/6/2022 Psaki says disinformation board will be 'nonpartisan,' 'apolitical' Fox News 5/2/2022 14.2 View
12/10/2021 Putin amassing troops along Ukraine border Fox News 12/6/2021 13.3 View
3/21/2022 Rare Pokémon Charizard card sells for $336,000 CNN 3/13/2022 7.8 View
10/14/2021 Real-life Bond villain? El Salvador's Bitcoin volcano scheme shines spotlight on president The Washington Examiner 10/5/2021 14.1 View