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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
5/26/2022 Thirty Years After My Father Helped Bring McDonald’s to Russia, It’s Quitting the Country Bloomberg (msn.com) 5/17/2022 9.2 View
5/27/2022 New robots help distribution center workers become more productive, less fatigued CBS News (Boston) 5/16/2022 9.2 View
6/16/2022 Hero Rats Good News Network 6/6/2022 9.2 View
11/22/2021 Times Square will welcome back vaccinated revelers this New Year's Eve NPR 11/16/2021 9.1 View
1/21/2022 World's top speed skater headed to Olympics thanks to teammate CBS News 1/11/2022 9.1 View
1/24/2022 Celebrated Tuskegee Airman Charles McGee dies at 102 NPR 1/16/2022 9.1 View
2/9/2022 Washington Commanders: DC’s football team announces new name, logo NBC News 2/2/2022 9.1 View
2/28/2022 A 16-year-old from India has beaten world chess champion Magnus Carlsen NPR 2/22/2022 9.1 View
3/28/2022 How reliable are at-home medical test kits? KSAT.com 3/22/2022 9.1 View
11/18/2021 China's Xi allowed to remain 'president for life' as term limits removed BBC News 11/11/2021 9.0 View
11/17/2021 ESPN's Adam Schefter Apologizes For His Initial Dalvin Cook Report Sports Illusrated 11/17/2021 9.0 View
4/13/2022 Seabrook officers save suicidal woman from jumping off I-95 overpass Seacoastonline.com 4/6/2022 9.0 View
6/17/2022 Smaller boxes in the cereal aisle? Say hello to "shrinkflation" CBS News 6/8/2022 9.0 View
12/7/2021 How understaffed are stores? Smaller retailers feel the holiday-shopping strain NPR 11/27/2021 8.9 View