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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
11/19/2021 Austin, Texas, high school removes bathroom doors due to safety concerns Fox News 11/15/2021 10.5 View
1/4/2022 Amazon birds are shrinking as the climate warms, prompting warning from scientists NPR 11/15/2021 9.3 View
11/23/2021 The perils of the risk-averse society the week.com 11/12/2021 12.2 View
12/1/2021 Louisiana Board Votes to Pardon Homer Plessy of Plessy v. Ferguson The Washington Post 11/12/2021 10.8 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
11/24/2021 Hong Kong's 'Captain America' protester jailed for nearly 6 years Reuters 11/11/2021 12.0 View
11/15/2021 An original Apple-1 computer sells for $400,000 NPR 11/9/2021 8.1 View
11/17/2021 As Ds and Fs soar, schools are ditching traditional grading The Los Angeles Times 11/8/2021 12.5 View
11/18/2021 White House tells businesses to go ahead with vaccine mandates despite court-ordered pause CNBC.com 11/8/2021 12.9 View
11/22/2021 Walmart is using fully driverless trucks to ramp up its online grocery business CNBC 11/8/2021 12.2 View
11/19/2021 Rescued Horse & Owner Encourage Kids to Read During Library Visits KLOVE News 11/8/2021 6.6 View
11/16/2021 L.A., Chicago launch nation's largest guaranteed basic income programs NBC news 11/7/2021 14.2 View
11/12/2021 California law school moves to change its name CNN 11/6/2021 13.1 View
11/16/2021 A growing share of teens feels lonely at school Science News For Students 11/5/2021 7.1 View